United States June 1. 1796
Gentlemen of the Senate.
I nominate the following persons for appointments in the Army of the United States.
John Wilkins of Pennsylvania to be Quarter Master General vice OHara resigned.
Joseph Philips, Surgeon’s Mate in the First Sub Legion to be Surgeon of the third Sub Legion vice Heyward resigned.
David Davis—to be Surgeons Mate in the first Sub Legion vice Philips promoted.
Cyrus Dart—to be Surgeon’s Mate in the Second Sub Legion vice Strong resigned.
Charles Rodes—to be Surgeon’s Mate in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers—vice Griffith resigned.
Samuel Osborne—to be Surgeons Mate in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers—vice Brewster resigned.
DNA: RG 46—Records of the U.S. Senate.