George Washington Papers

From George Washington to George Clinton, 7 April 1781

Head Quarters New Windsor April 7th 1781

Dear Sir

I do myself the honor to enclose to Your Excellency the Extract of a Letter from General Heath respecting Capt. Simmons—if there is not something particular in the circumstances, it appears to be improper that he should continue in the vicinity of the Enemy; and even perilous to himself, if he is not acting a double part—I wish to know Your sentiments on the subject. With the highest esteem & respect I have the honor to be Your Excellency’s Most Obedt Hble Servt

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