George Washington Papers

General Orders, 26 August 1775

General Orders

Head Quarters, Cambridge, August [26] 1775

Parole, Amboy.C. Sign Brookline.

Genl Sullivan’s Brigade to be mustered upon Monday Morning next in the manner and form, directed by the General Orders of the 21st Inst.1

Varick transcript, DLC:GW. The manuscript is incorrectly dated 27 August. A comparison with Artemas Ward’s orderly book shows that the date should be 26 Aug. (MHi: Ward Papers).

1Sullivan’s brigade was not mustered until Friday, 1 Sept. (General Orders, 21, 22, 28 Aug. 1775).

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