Head Quarters August 7th 1782
By the last Post I had the pleasure to acquaint you with the determination of Congress permitting you to retire from the Army agreably to your request.
As the Servants, public Waggons &c. allowed you whilst in the Army will now no longer be necessary. I have to desire you to order them on to the Army as soon as possible. I am Sir Your most Obedt humble Servt