Soldiers and Officers Paid with Money Due Deserters

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Rev War Service Claims Files, RG217 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Rev War Service Claims Files, RG217 view image
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Date 1796
Author Name Jonathan Robeson (primary) Location: Fort Whetstone Point, MD
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Enclosed muster roll. Martin deserted, his pay was used to pay two other soldiers for expenses related to travel to George Town and "the Federal City" in pursuit of Martin and other deserters (listed).
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Jonathan Robeson; accountant; corporal; Craygra; Henry Horton; James Willis; Martin; deserter; Jonah Bentley; James Jordan; artillerists; engineer; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Fort Whetstone Point; Maryland; Accountant's Office; War Office; War Department; West Point; ;
Keywords muster; roll; pay; expenses; ;
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