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Request for Artillery and Ammunition for Fort Defiance

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionPrinted Version only view image
MicrofilmHistorical Society Of Pennsylvania: Anthony Wayne Papers (no image)
PublicationKnopf, Richard C., ed. Anthony Wayne, A Name In Arms: The Wayne-Knox-Pickering-McHenry Correspondence. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1960. (no image)
Document Information
Date March 4, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Anthony Wayne (primary)
Summary McHenry needed directions to be given to an officer for the transport of artillery and ammunition from Fort Washington to Fort Defiance.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes print doc only.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Anthony Wayne; James McHenry; officer; major general; ;
Related Places War Office; Fort Washington; Fort Defiance; military stores; ;
Keywords howitz; howitzer; cannon; six pounders; three pounders; cannonball; ammunition; artillery; ;
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