George Washington Papers

General Orders, 26 October 1778

General Orders

Head-Quarters Frederick’sburgh Monday Octr 26th [1778]

Parole Onadilla—C. Signs Oneida—Oxfordshire—

Captain Thomas Bartholomew Bowen of the 9th Pennsylvania Regiment is appointed Pay-Master to the same vice Ensign Tate resigne’d from the 15th inst.1

Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

1John Tate of York County, Pa., who had become paymaster of the 9th Pennsylvania Regiment in April 1777 and had been appointed an ensign in June 1778, had resigned his commission on 15 October.

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