George Mercer to Robert Rutherford
[Winchester, 14–15 April 1756]
To the Commissary.
It is Colonel Washingtons orders, that you load a Waggon immediately with provision, and send it off to Joseph Edwards’s, for the party there.1 I am &c.
G:M. aid de camp.
1. On 12 April GW had ordered John Fenton Mercer to return with his detachment to Joseph Edwards’s.