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Recommendation for appointment

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Document Information
Date May 8, 1794
Author Name Henry Jackson (primary) Location: Boston
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Henry Jackson recommends to the Secretary of War Capt. Constant Freeman for appointment in corps of artillery/
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Henry Jackson; Constant Freeman; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Boston; ;
Keywords young gentleman of about 25 years, a man of strict honor and integrity; active, capable, handsome girth well young made young fellow; will do honor to any service; has never been in the army, will be a good officer; recommend Mr. Freeman for a lieutenancy in the corps of artillery; appointment in the corps of artillery to be raised in an act of congress; if you go out of the line of the old officers for these appointments; written you this day, but again the application of the father of Capt. Constant Freeman in behalf of his son; ;
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