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I am directed by Genl Greene to inform you that your
steps & the measures which you have pursued meet with his entire
It is the wish of the General that you should send forward the
Stores to some place where they may be out of the reach of the
Enemy, & let Captain Gamble proceed with them. Your own prudence
upon this occasion will be the best director. I am sir
Your mo: obt servt
Wm Pierce jr
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene,
ed. Dennis Conrad et al.
(Columbia, S.C.: Model Editions Partnership, 1999). Full texts of documents calendared in
The Papers of General Nathanael Greene
(Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1994), Vol. 7, pp. 152-289. On the Web at http://mep.blackmesatech.com/mep/ [Accessed 17 January 2018]