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Suggested Changes to Regulations

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CollectionIndiana Historical Society Library: Northwest Territory Coll., M367 view image
Document Information
Date January 25, 1798
Author Name John Francis Hamtramck (primary) Location: Fort Wayne
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Summary Hamtramck's changes to the regulations sent by McHenry. The regulations relate to command structure, the sick and medicine, arms, goods, appearance, ammunition exercises, absentees, garrison books, returns, fortifications,
Document Format Document
Document Notes Enclosed in Hamtramck to McHenry, 01/25/1798.
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Related Persons/Groups John Francis Hamtrack; James McHenry; squads of inspection; non-commissioned officers; musicians; recruits; companies; first sergeant; corporals; artillerists; engineers; private; sick; surgeons; drunkard; dishonest man; careful woman; nurse; orderly man; doctor; sentries; convalescents; captain; keeper of military stores; quarter master; quartermaster; Indians; Secretary of War; General in Chief; contractors; ;
Related Places garrison; quarters; hospital; company parade; magazine; posts; ;
Keywords regulations; command; duty; inspection; absence; recruiting; recruiting service; hospital; punishment; economy; cleanliness; paid; allowance; leave; custom; daily report of the sick; court martial; regulations respecting the sick; ailments; credit; duty roster; medicines; itch; shirts; bed clothes; infection; washed and aired; laundry; arms; receipts; arms and accoutrements; death; military stores; hospital stores; quarterly return; surgical instruments; roll call; dress; linen; watch coats; reveille; dinner; supper; tattoo; hats; hair; close shaved; stock; coats; waistcoats; breeches; overalls; stockings; shoes or boot; every article of their dress; alterations; parade; powdering; clean linen; black hole; camp equipage; detail; damage; trial; powder; leather bag; theft; marking of cartridges; blank cartridges; ball cartridges; flints; accidents; firelock; exercise; maneuvers; manouvres; furlongs; resignation; certificate; garrison books; returns; statement of the condition of each company; accounts; clasps; socks; buckles; epaulets; camp kettles; books; axes; picks; spades, knapsacks; military regulations; swords; bayonets; boxes; belts; scabbards; gun slings; screwdrivers; brushes; drums; cases; fifes; residency; maps, papers, and plans; maps; seal; chain of regular gradation; duplicates; ;
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