Appointment as a Captain of Infantry

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Date March 17, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name William Eaton (primary)
Summary Knox notifies Eaton that he has been appointed the Captain of a Company of Infantry.
Document Format Letter Signed
Document Notes The signature is not shown.
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Related Persons/Groups William Eaton; Henry Knox; President [Washington]; the Senate; commissioned and non-commissioned officers and privates; ;
Related Places War Department;
Keywords advice and consent of the Senate; Captain of a Company of Infantry; pay, rations, and emoluments; Act of Congress relative to the military establishment; ;
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