Head Quarters 3d Augst 1782
Herewith I have the Honor to transmit to Congress, the proceedings of a general Court martial on the Tryal of Major General McDougall.
The uniform practice which I have heretofore adopted in similar Cases, together with some other Reasons, which Congress will collect from a perusal of the papers, give Occasion for this transmission. With great Respect & Esteem I have the Honor to be for Your Excellencys Most Obedient & most hume Servt
DNA: Item 152, Letters from George Washington, PCC—Papers of the Continental Congress.