George Washington Papers

From Jonathan Trumbull, Jr. to David Smith, 1 September 1782

Head Quarters 1st Septemr 1782


Colo. Sheldon with his Legion will take Post in the Neighbourhood of Bedford & Command there—you will please to withdraw the Compa. of Infantry now at that place to your Command—& keep up a Communication with Colo. Sheldon for the purpose of Assistance or Intelligence. By His Excellency Command Your most Obedient Servt.

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