George Washington Papers

From George Washington to United States Senate, 15 December 1796

United States. December 15th 1796.

Gentlemen of the Senate:

I nominate the following persons for promotions and appointments in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.

Lieutenant George Demlar to be Captain vice Gamble deceased 20. August 1795.
Lieutenant Joseph Elliott do vice Wadsworth resigned 19. July 1796.
Andrew Marschalk Lieutenant vice Wall declined to take rank from 1. Novemr 1796.
Howell Cobb do vice Monuel resigned do do
Joseph Campbell do vice Harrison decd do do
Richard Whiley do vice Hale resigned
Philip Landais do vice Demlar promoted
Philip Rodrigue do vice Dalcho resigned
James Triplet do vice Cox do
Thomas J. Vandyke do vice Hardy deceased
Samuel T. Dyson do vice Van Alen resigned
George Ross do vice Elliot promoted
James Rand do vice Cudworth deceased
Robert Parkinson do vice Geddes dismissed.

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DNA: RG 46—Records of the U.S. Senate.

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