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Certification of payments; expenses of George Ross for pursuing deserters

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: War Dept Acct. Reports Books view image
Document Information
Date December 7, 1797
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountants Office
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Certification that $34.34 is due Lt. George T. Ross of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his and Sgt. Morrison's expenses in pursuing and bringing back from Wilmington George Tyson and John Mason, two deserters from Fort Mifflin.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Account of George Ross.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; William Simmons; George Tyson; John Mason; deserters; Lieutenant George T. Ross; Corps of Artillerists and Engineers; War Office; Accountant's Office; Sergeant Harrison; Corps of Artillerists and Engineers; accountant; Secretary of War; Sergeant Morrison; ;
Related Places Accountants Office; Fort Mifflin; Wilmington; Department of War; Philadelphia; North Carolina; ;
Keywords desertion; pay; pursuing deserters; ;
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