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Appointment as Marine Lieutenant

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Ltrs Sent to Officers, RG 45 view image
Document Information
Date May 5, 1798
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Daniel Carmick (primary) Location: On board the Ganges
Summary Lt. Carmick receives commission to serve as a lieutenant of Marines aboard the USS Ganges. Requests recruitment of allotted Marines, including sergeant, corporal, drum and fife, and privates. Requests attention to rules and regulations.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Daniel Carmick; John Adams; Senate; Marines; Sergeant; Corporal; Privates; President of United States; Captain Thomas Truxton; Truxtun; ;
Related Places Ship Ganges; War Office; Baltimore; ;
Keywords USS Constellation; frigate; ;
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