George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Henry Burley, 10 March 1780

Mindum March 10th 1780

May it please your Excellency

As the Circumstances of my Family renders it inconvenient, to continue any longer in the Service, I beg of your Excellency to accept of this as my Resignation, and permit me to retire. I am Your Excellencies most Obedient & very hble Servt

Henry Burley Ensign

11th Penna Regimt

DNA: RG 93—War Department.

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