Recruitment at Governor's Island

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Date October 12, 1795
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: War Accountant's Office
Recipient Name Lewis Tousard (primary)
Summary Conveys the Secretary at War's concern about recruiting men into service from Governor's Island. Directs Major Tousard to supervise Lt. Dayton's efforts in that regard.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Lewis Toussard; William Simmons; [Timothy Pickering]; Secretary of War; Major Lewis Tousard; accountant; Lieutenant Horatio Dayton; ;
Related Places War Accountant's Office; Governor's Island, New York;
Keywords recruiting; pay; bad recruits; ;
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