George Washington Papers

General Orders, 20 June 1781

Head Quarters New Windsor Wednesday June 20th 1781


The Regimental Surgeons are to have all their Sick that are not able to move with the Troops removed to the Hospital at Robinson’s house except the Small Pox patients who are to be removed to the small pox Hospital in the rear of the New Hampshire huts, in removing the latter particular care should be taken that they have no communication with the rest of the Army.

Two men from the Massachusetts line, one from Connecticut and one from the Hampshire lines, such as are least fit for Field duty (recruits in preference) to be sent to Doctor Craick for the purpose of assisting the flying hospital when these lines move.

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