George Washington Papers

General Orders, 23 July 1781

Monday July 23d 1781

Morning Orders
The Troops including Colonel Scammell’s detachment and Sheldon’s Legion to be served with a Gill of Rum per man or in proportion if there be not quantity enough in Camp to give a Gill.
Evening Orders
Parole New York
Countersigns Morisania
Frogs Neck

For the day Tomorrow

Major General Howe

Lieutenant Colonel Hull

For Picquet Major Morrell

Inspector Captain Remick

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