Wards House near Newbridge 18 March 1783
I have the Honor to acquaint your Excellency that a party of the Militia commanded by John Archer, last Friday evening went into Morrissania by leave from Justis Hunnesvill, where they took four prisoners belonging to Col. Dillancys Corps, which I Send on under the care of a Serjeant and Six men, to gather with a german, a deserter from the enimy. I have the Honor to be with respect your Excellencys obedt Servt
I: Pope Majr comg on the lines
DLC: Papers of George Washington.