George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Jonathan Trumbull, Sr., 15 July 1777

From Jonathan Trumbull, Sr.

Lebanon, Conn., 15 July 1777. “William Adams a Lieutenant in Coll Durkee’s Battalion raised in this State, thinking himself superceded in appointments, hath applied to me for a dismission which doth not belong to me to grant. I do therefore refer the matter to Your Excellency’s consideration.”

LB, Ct: Trumbull Papers.

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