George Washington Papers

General Orders, 18 June 1781

Monday June 18th 1781


The Troops at WestPoint and in the Vicinity of it will be Brigaded as follows and are to Encamp in that order when they remove to Peekskill—’till then no alterations will be made in the Present disposition of them.


When the Troops assemble at Peekskill General McDougall is to take command of the Post of WestPoint and its dependencies and will remain there ’till the army commences its operations when he will be relieved.

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