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Alterations in the Military Establishment, to Artillery & Dragoon Regiments

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
CollectionMaryland Historical Society: Robert Oliver Papers view image
MicrofilmJames McHenry Papers (no image)
Document Information
Date December 24, 1798
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name John Adams (primary)
Summary McHenry's submission of a report on proposed changes to the makeup of standard artillery and dragoon regiments, expanding the number of officers and men. The proposed expansions, with comparisons to the existing establishment, are appended.
Document Format Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups John Adams; James McHenry; artillery; military establishment; President United States; Secretary of War; regiment; Lieutenant Colonel Commandant; Major; adjutant; surgeon; surgeon's mate; captain; Lieutenant; cadet; corporal; musician; colonel; sergeant major; artificer; private; quartermaster sergeant; ;
Related Places War Department;
Keywords proposed establishment; ;
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