George Washington Papers

General Orders, 6 January 1783

Head Quarters Newburgh Monday January 6th 1783

Parole Xebeque,
Countersigns Yarmouth, Zenith

For the day tomorrow Lieutenant Colonel Barber,

Major Oliver

For duty tomorrow the 2d New York regiment.

A sub serjeant, corporal and fifteen privates from the 4th Massachusetts regiment to be in readiness to receive a number of naval prisoners of war to be sent from Westpoint, & conduct them to Philadelphia.

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