George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Captain John David Woelpper, 24 June 1778

To Captain John David Woelpper

Head Quarters—Hopewell Township [N.J.]
June 24—1778


I recd your letter of the 22 Inst. and have written Count Pulaski or the officer commanding in his absence1 to pay2 a proper attention to the behavior of his soldiers—to have the offence enquired into, and punished—and to prevent all such abuse of good order and subordination in future. I am Sir &c.

Go. Washington

Df, in James McHenry’s writing, DLC:GW; Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

2McHenry wrote “pray.”

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