Arrival of Pay Abeited Desertion

Document Information
Date June 23, 1794
Author Name Frederick Dalcho (primary) Location: Fort Fidius
Recipient Name Joseph Howell (primary)
Summary Money arrived at Fort Fidius for pay of troops. The late arrival was the reason many used for plea of desertion. Writing expressing dissatisfaction of men found outside barracks. Howell's assurance of regular pay assuaged men.
Document Format Letter Signed
Source Collection: National Archives and Records Administration: Rev War Service Claims Files, RG217

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