George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Captain Thomas Posey, 24 July 1778

From Captain Thomas Posey

New Winsor [N.Y.] 24th July 1778


Agreable to your Orders of the 20th Inst. I have Joind Lieut. Colo. Butler at this place where we have Embarkt for Albany.1

Upon the Rect of your Orders, I sent the Paymaster acting to my Party, to draw there Pay. youl much Oblidge in leting him Know our distanation as the men are in Extream need. I am sir Yr Obt sert

Thomas Posey


1No orders to Posey of 20 July have been identified, but see the orders of 18 July (GW to John Stark, 18 July, n.1).

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