Status of Pay, and Court Martial Punishment

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Date March 8, 1798
Author Name Lewis Tousard (primary) Location: Fort Mifflin
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary)
Summary Tousard recounted the status of John Tate, appointed a nurse on the request of Dod. Lynch. Enclosed copy of order that appointed Tate to his current capacity. Charles Wilson served time for his desertion after giving himself up for leaving Capt. Kalteisen and being tried in a court martial. Tousard requested the expenses related to Wilson's desertion. James Hambleton deserted, gave himself up to Lieut. Brooke, Ramsey the Drummer witnessed the surrender.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Simmons to Tousard, 03/17/1798.
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Lewis Tousard; John Tate; Lynch; Charles Wilson; Kaltersien; James Hambleton; Lieut. Brooke; Ramsey the Drummer; James Bruff; James Lewis; deserters; private; nurse; ;
Related Places Fort Mifflin; ;
Keywords desertion; pay; bounty; discharge; court martial; ;
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