George Washington Papers

General Orders, 19 February 1783

Head Quarters Newburgh Wednesday February 19th 1783

Parole Tunbridge
Countersign Vallenstown, Willoughby

For the day tomorrow Major Merrill.

For duty the 1st Massachusetts regiment.

Brigadier General Dayton will give orders for the detachment of Jersey troops Stationed at Wyoming to join their Line immediately—The ordinance Stores and all other articles of Public property which may be at that post will be delivered to such person as shall by authorised by the Secretary at war to receive them—Duplicate receipts must be taken, one of which together with a General report of the command will be deposited at Head Quarters by the Commanding officer on his arrival at camp.

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