George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Abijah Savage, 19 April 1780

Morristown April the 19 1780

Lieut. Seth Chapin of Colo. Henry Sherburnes Regt one of the Sixteen haveing Setled his accounts in the Regit is Desireous of obtaing a Discharge from the Service—this may Certify that thire is one officer Still Remaining in the Company to which he belongs—he haveing Served as worthy & faithfull officer & Supported the Character of an officer & gentleman I Do hereby Recommend him for a Discharge.

Abijah Savage Capt. Comdt

Colo. Sherburne Regit

DNA: RG 93—Manuscript File.

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