George Washington Papers

To George Washington from William Heath, 24 August 1781

Peeks-kill Augst 24th 1781

Dear General

I am honored with another of your Letters of this date, have ordered one Travelling Forge from each Division of this army, (Three in the Whole) with the Horses, drivers, and one workman to each Forge, to be immediately detached and sent to Kings ferry, there to take the orders of the Adjutant General. I have the honor to be with the greatest respect your Excellencies most Obedient Servant

W. Heath

DNA: RG 93—Manuscript File.

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