George Washington Papers

General Orders, 28 August 1776

General Orders

Head Quarters, New York, August 28th 1776

Parole: Sullivan.Countersign: Stirling.

Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

Peter Kinnan wrote in his orderly book under this date: “No orders this day that ever came to hand” (Kinnan, Order Book description begins Peter Kinnan. Order Book Kept by Peter Kinnan, July 7–September 4, 1776. Princeton, N.J., 1931. description ends , 88).

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