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Certification of payments; men of the Frigate U.S.S. United States, commanded by Captain John Barry

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Document Information
Date December 21, 1797
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountants Office
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Certification that $772.47 is due the Officers, Petty Officers, Seamen and Marines on board the frigate "United States" commanded by Capt. John Barry, being the balance of their pay from the commencement of their service through November 1797, which sum is to be William MacRea, Lieutenant of Marines.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Account of officers, crew, and Marines of the Frigate "United States."
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; William Simmons; Officers; Petty Officers; Seamen; Marines; Frigate United States; Captain John Barry; United States Navy; Lieutenant William MacRea, Lieutenant of Marines; Joshua Humphreys; William Doughty; accountant; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places Accountants Office; Philadelphia; ;
Keywords Frigate United States; Frigates of United States Navy; Naval Act of 1794; First of the original six frigates; pay; ;
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