Commutation pay

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Ltrs Rec'd by Paymaster General, RG217 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Ltrs Rec'd by Paymaster General, RG217 view image
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Date March 10, 1784
Author Name Joseph Carleton (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name John Pierce (primary)
Summary Discusses the granting of commutation pay to Colonel Troup and the case of commutation pay for Lawrence Myers
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes The last name of the commander of the independent company is difficult to discern but appears to be Smith.
Related Persons/Groups John Pierce; Joseph Carleton; Colonel Troup; officer; Congress; Lawrence Myers; independent company; Captain John Paul Smith; Paymaster General; Treasury; ;
Related Places War Office; War Office; Treasury Office;
Keywords principles; commutation; service; appointment; field; civil line; military appointments; emoluments; commission; special act of Congress; journals; case; records; office; lieutenant; incorporation; corps; adjust; commutation;
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