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Commission as Adjutant General to Colonel Winthrop Sargent

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CollectionPierpont Morgan Library: Henry Knox Papers view image
Document Information
Date May 12, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Winthrop Sargent (primary)
Summary Letter, encloses Adjutant General commission; discusses rank and commission. Appointment the rank of Lieutenant Colonel originally intended is left out; error shall be rectified at next meeting of Congress.
Document Format Letter, Type Undetermined
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Related Persons/Groups Winthrop Sargent; Henry Knox; ; Adjutant General; Lieutenant Colonel; Congress; ;
Related Places War Department; ;
Keywords commission; military act; ;
Key Phrases honor to enclose you your commission as adjutant general; omission in the military act; appointment the rank of lieutenant colonel originally intended is left out; error shall be rectified;

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