War. Office January 8th 1783
I do myself the honor to transmit to Your Excellency a resolve of Congress which promotes the Colonels Greaton, Putnam, and Dayton to the rank of Brigadiers—and I beg leave to request Your Excellency’s care of their commissions, which are enclosed. I have the honor to be, with the most perfect respect and esteem Your Excellency’s obedient, humble servant
Assistant Secy at War
DLC: Papers of George Washington.