George Washington Papers

General Orders, 21 May 1781

Monday May 21st 1781


A General Court martial composed of officers of Artillery (Lieutenant Colonel Stephens President) to assemble at the Artillery Park at ten ô’Clock tomorrow morning for the trial of such prisoners of that corps as may be brought before them--all evidences to attend.

The Quarter masters of Brigades and corps are forthwith to make returns to the Quarter master General of every Species of public property in their hands and in possession of the Several brigades and Corps including in the Returns all Waggons or other Carriages with their horses and Geers.

A Cooper to be sent to attend the Commissary Weed’s Stores at New Windsor untill further Orders.

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