Questions on Payment of Reinlisted Men

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Document Information
Date August 7, 1798
Author Name David Henley (primary) Location: Knoxville
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary)
Summary Requests clarification on advanced pay issued to encourage reenlistment.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Simmons to Henley, 08/25/1798.
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; David Henley; recruits; ;
Related Places Knoxville; Tennessee; ;
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Key Phrases settlement of the recruiting accounts; general order for allowing the men some weeks to encourage them to enlist; done for the good of the service; meet the approbation of the government; the war office should be directed to conform to it;
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