George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 10 August 1781]

10th. Ordered the first York, and Hazens Regiments immediately to this place from West point—The Invalids1 having got in both from Philadelphia & Boston and more Militia got in from Connecticut, as also some from Massachusetts bay giving with 4 Companies of Courtlandts Regiment in addition to the detachment left there upon the March of the Army perfect security to the Posts.

1That is, troops from the Corps of Invalids (see entry for 16 June 1781).

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