Court Martial of Uriah Stafford

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
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Date February 25, 1800
Author Name Nathan Rice (primary) Location: Oxford
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Rice describes the circumstances leading to the Court Martial of Uriah Stafford, a soldier of the 16th Regiment, charged with disobedience of orders and striking an officer. He was found guilty and sentenced to 100 lashes on his bare back. Discussed rations and supplies and entitlement to certain quantities of subsistence. Enclosed extracts from Court Martial hearing.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Cited in Hamilton to Rice, 03/05/1800.
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Nathan Rice; Uriah Stafford; soldier; Cornelius Lynde; James Miller; ;
Related Places Oxford; Massachusetts; ;
Keywords timber; fuel; supplies; provisions; vouchers; money; wood; vinegar; rations; ;
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