George Washington Papers

General Orders, 14 June 1781

Head Quarters New Windsor Thursday June 14th 1781


The regimental surgeons are requested to make returns immediately to the Chief physician and Surgeon of the Army, of all the medicines on hand and what articles they are in want of that they may receive orders on the Apothecary at Fishkill to supply them as far as his stock on hand will admit of.

An exact return of all the women with the army who draw provisions from the public is to be given in at the orderly office as soon as may be.

The Quarter master General is immediately to make the best provision of straw in his power at or near Peekskill for the use of the Troops who are to be encamped at that place.

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

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