George Washington Papers

General Orders, 27 April 1778

General Orders

Head-Quarters V. Forge Monday April 27th 1778.

Parole: Simsbury—Countersigns: Solon. Scott.

Lieutt Coll Fleury is to act as Sub-Inspector and will attend the Baron Stuben ’till Circumstances shall admit of assigning him a Division of the Army—Each Sub-Inspector is to be attended daily by an Orderly-Serjeant drawn by turns from the Brigades of his own Inspection that the necessary orders may be communicated without delay.

A few Continental Lottery Tickets to be sold at the Orderly-Office—The drawing of the Lottery will commence the first of next month.

Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

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