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Regimental surgeons and chaplains

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CollectionClements Library: James McHenry Papers view image
Document Information
Date July 31, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Encloses a copy of correspondence between himself and Major General Pinckney, along with a letter to Colonels Rice and Hunnewell on candidates for regimental surgeons and surgeons' mates. States the current numbers of troops on the frontier are not sufficient. Also mentions potential religious instruction for the troops.
Document Format Draft Letter
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Charles Cotesworth Pinkney; surgeons; Rice; Richard Hunnewell; candidates; officers; mates; regiments; cavalry; military; infantry; chaplain;
Related Places Frontier; Northwest; Mississippi; Tennessee; Georgia; Massachusetts; Brunswick; New Jersey; Augusta; Savannah; district;
Keywords Artillery; station; appointment;
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