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Orders for Captain Thomas Truxtun

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec Navy Ltrs Sent to Officers, RG 45 view image
Document Information
Date May 25, 1798
Author Name War Department (primary)
Recipient Name Captain Thomas Truxtun (primary)
Summary Refers to the depredations committed upon the Southern Coast and gives directions to Truxtun to prepare the Constellation for sea with as little delay as possible.
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Related Persons/Groups President John Adams; James McHenry; Captain Thomas Truxtun; Truxton; sailmaster; ;
Related Places Baltimore; southern coast; Capes; ;
Keywords USS Constellation; frigate; orders; armed vessels; ;
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