Hd Qrs Dobbs Ferry July 15 1781
One Losee, formerly an Inhabitant of this State, now a Deserter from the Enemy, is send to your Excellency’s disposal. It is asserted by a Certain Berrian (immediately from the Enemy) that Losee, was an Emissary charged with Dispatches for the Enemy at the Northward; I am also told Col. Dayton has recd similar information of him. I have &c.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.