George Washington Papers

General Orders, 6 October 1779

General Orders

Head-Quarters Moore’s House [West Point]
Wednesday Octr 6th 1779.

Parole Vergennes— C. Signs Luzerne Sartine—

All the non commissioned officers and privates in the brigades at and near this post who are Ship-Carpenters or acquainted with making tents, not already employed in the Q.M. Genl’s Department, are to be drafted and sent to the Qu. M. Genl’s Markee tomorrow morning 8 ôclock where they will receive their orders.1

Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

1For the purposes of these details, see GW to Nathanael Greene, this date.

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