George Washington Papers

General Orders, 30 September 1775

General Orders

Head Quarters, Cambridge, Sept. 30th 1775

Parole, Fairfax.Countersign Goshen.

A Court of enquiry ordered to sit this day in Brigadier General Spencers brigade, in relation to the dispute between the Director General of the hospital, and the Regimental Surgeons, is on account of the Indisposition of Dr Church, to be postponed until further orders.1

Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

1Benjamin Church had been arrested the previous day on charges of conducting a treasonous correspondence. See Council of War, 3–4 Oct. 1775.

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