George Washington Papers

General Orders, 29 October 1780

Head Quarters Totowa Sunday October 29th 1780

Parole Armenia
Countersigns Avon
Watchword Arms

For the day Tomorrow

Brigadier General Glover

Colonel Bradley

Lieutenant Colonel Littlefield

Major Tudor

Brigade Major Pettingal

Ensign John Humphrey of the 6th Pennsylvania regiment is appointed Adjutant to the same vice Lieutenant Herbert resigned from the first instant.

The grand parade is altered to the field near the Artificers.

The Honorable the Congress have been pleased by their Act of the 23d Instant to promote Brigadier General Parsons to the rank of Major General in the Continental Army.

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