Head Quarters 8th July 1783
I have received your favor of the 3d inst. dated at Trenton.
In Consequence of a Letter from M. Genl St Clair & at his Request, I have ordered the Judge Advocate to proceed to Phila.—this Gentlemans Assistance will probably be necessary in the prosecution of the Business intrusted to your Investigation I have directed him to attend on you, and to give every Aid in his power, in an Affair, that will need to be conducted with great propriety, Regularity & Delicacy.I am &c.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.