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Order to Go to Sea Immediately

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PublicationUnited States Office of Naval Records and Library [Dudley Knox]. Naval Documents Related to the Quasi-War between the United States and France: Naval Operations from February 1797 to December 1801. 7 Vols. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1935-1938. (no image)
Document Information
Date June 11, 1798
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Edward Miller (primary)
Summary The ship of war Delaware, formerly the Hamburg Packet, nearly complete. McHenry ordered Miller to set sail and offer sailors pay for service at sea, response to offer to be reported to the War Dept. immediately. Men to return to Infantry duty after sea voyage.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes print doc only
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Captain Edward Miller; James McHenry; sailors; infantry; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pennsylvania; ;
Keywords ship; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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