George Washington Papers

General Orders, 15 May 1783

Thursday May 15th 83

Parole Niagara.
Countersigns Orkneys. Preckaness

For the day tomorrow Brigr Genl. Stark

B. Q. Mr 3d Massa. Brigde

The 1st Massa. Regt gives the Guards & the 2d York regt the fatigues tomorrow.

The Waggon Master Genl. having occasion for eight team Drivers, they are to be furnished in the following proportion, The Jersey—York, Hampshire and 3d Massa. Brigades, one each, and the 1st & 2d Massa. Brigades two each. These men are to join the Waggon masters Department immediately but must attend their regiments on days of Muster.

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