An estimate of the annual expense of a corps, to consist of two regiments of infantry, of ten companies each, and one battalion of artillery of four companies, each company to be composed of four sergeants, four corporals, two musicians, and sixty privates, amounting in the whole to one thousand six hundred and eighty non-commissioned officers and privates.

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PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
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Date December 31, 1789
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Office
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Summary An estimate of the annual expense of a corps, to consist of two regiments of infantry, of ten companies each, and one battalion of artillery of four companies, each company to be composed of four sergeants, four corporals, two musicians, and sixty privates, amounting in the whole to one thousand six hundred and eighty non-commissioned officers and privates.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Brigadier General; Lieutenant Colonel; Commandant; Major; paymaster; surgeon; adjutants; Quartermaster; mate; infantry; lieutenant; ensign; corporal; musicians; private; artillery; ;
Related Places War Office;
Keywords clothing; rations; pay; subsistence; hospital stores; instruments; pay; forage; tariff; exchange; expense; ;
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