The Papers of General Nathanael Greene


From Benjamin Stoddert of the Board of War

Sir

The board have the honor to request that you will be pleased to cause returns to be made to them of the officers belonging to the states southward of Pennsa who are continued in Service under the late arrangement, as well as of those who are supernumerary. They would wish for a distinct return for each State, specifying the ranks & dates of commissions. I have the honor to be with the highest respect sir

yr mo Obed Hble Sert by ord

Ben Stoddert Secy.

Autograph letter signed (MiU-C) 1 p.