Hd Qrs 5th July 1780
I am directed by His Excellency to desire that you will let your Corps remain where it now is; that you may detach a Commissioned officer & about 15 Privates to be relieved as often as you think proper to patrole the Country between the Camp Hackinsack the new Bridge & paramus—Col. Moylan is directed to patrole the Count[r]y on the right from the little falls to Hackinsack & Aquacanuck. I am Sir Yr &ca
DLC: Papers of George Washington.