George Washington Papers

To George Washington from John Fowles, 21 November 1780

Cranes Town 21th Novr 1780


This Morning Seven OClock I Receivd Intelegence that the enemy had Landed at Newark brak day But their Numbers as yet I cannot ascertain I am informd that they have some Artillery and from the Nights Can Discover a Large Smoak but hear no firing. I am Sir your Excellencys most obedient Humble Servt

J. Fowles

Captn Offr Guard

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

Index Entries