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Table of company equipment

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Manuscript File, RG93 view image
Document Information
Date October 31, 1785
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Unknown Recipient (primary)
Summary The Secretary at War issues a standard table of camp equipment for a 70 man company. An equipment allowance is made for officers' servants. Ordinance is not included in camp equipage.
Document Format Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Allowance for camp "equipage" for 70 men.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; secretary at war; Infantry; company; privates; corporals; sergeants; subalterns; captains; servants; slaves;
Related Places War Office;
Keywords hatchets; canteens; knapsacks; bed sacks; camp kettles; tents;
Key Phrases [not available]

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