George Washington Papers

General Orders, 7 September 1780

Head Quarters Steenrapia Thursday September 7th 1780

Parole Rockaway
Countersigns, Steil, Thames
Watchword Rest

For the Day Tomorrow

Brigadier General Wayne

Colonel Angell

Lieutenant Colonel Hait

Major Reed

Brigade Major Woodbridge

A Captain, Sub., three Serjeants, three Corporals one Drum one fife and forty privates to be sent to Head Quarters this afternoon five ô Clock from General McDougall’s Division—To be relieved daily from the General detail in future.

A Serjeant Corporal and twelve Privates from the first Pennsylvania brigade to be sent to repair the road leading from Head Quarters to Paramus—They will Parade at the orderly office tomorrow morning eight ô clock with two days Provision.

Colonel Vose is appointed one of the Field officers of the day for tomorrow vice Colonel Angell indisposed.

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