George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Lieutenant Thomas Terrill, 7 October 1775

From Lieutenant Thomas Terrill

Roxbury Camp 7 October 1775. Requests discharge from the army. “The State of my Health is such that I am not able to do my Duty in the Army.”

LS, DLC:GW. Col. Jedediah Huntington added a note to this letter requesting Terrill’s discharge.

Thomas Terrill (Tyrrell), lieutenant of Capt. John Ripley’s company in Huntington’s Connecticut regiment, was discharged on 11 October.

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