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An act to ascertain and fix the military establishment of the United States.

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CollectionHistorical Society Of Pennsylvania: Dreer Collection view image
Document Information
Date December 7, 1795
Author Name Samuel Livermore (primary) Location: Senate
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Enacted into law standing outfit of dragoons, engineers, and artillerists. Describes in detail the governance and organization of this section of the military.
Document Format Document
Document Notes Printed.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups multiple; George Washington; Jonathan Dayton; Samuel Livermore; Speaker of the House; President; engineer; artillerist; dragoon; soldiers; non-commissioned officers; commissioned officers; ;
Related Places Congress; House of Representatives; Senate; ;
Keywords law; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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