George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Abijah Savage, 18 April 1780

Camp Morristown April 18 1780

Lieut. Ebenezer Stanton of Colo. Henry Sherburn Regit one of the Sixteen haveing Setled his accounts in the Regit is Desireous of haveing a Discharge from the Service—this may Certify that there is two officers Still Remaining in the Company to which Lt Stanton Belongs.

he has Served in the Regit as a brave & faithfull officer & has Supported the Character of a worthy officer & a Gentleman.

I would therefore Recommend him for an Honourable Discharge

Abijah Savage Capt. Comdt

Colo. Sherburn’s Regit

DNA: RG 93—Manuscript File.

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