George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Alexander Scammell, 11 July 1780

Camp Pracaness July 11nth 1780.


I understand Major Edwards has prefer’d a Complaint against me, on which he has requested I should be orderd in Arrest; and as it regards my official Capacity, I must beg to be indulg’d with an Opportunity to have the matter fully inquir’d into, and determin’d upon by a general Court Martial of the Line. I have the Honor to be with the utmost Respect Yr Excellency’s Most Obedt Humble Servt

Alexd. Scammell

PHi: Gratz Collection.

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