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Immediate Discharge for Daniel Downey due to Disability

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Rev War Service Claims Files, RG217 view image
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Document Information
Date February 12, 1796
Author Name Stephen Rochefontaine (primary) Location: West Point
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Immediate discharge of Daniel Downey requested, along with the paperwork for the discharge of Daniel Moses. Comments on Jordan Kersey, a man of color, enlisted in the corps of artillerists who was not allowed to march in ranks or wear the same uniform and his fellow soldiers.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Simmons to Rochefontaine 02/20/1796
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Stephen Rochefontaine;
Related Places Philadelphia; West Point;
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