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Successful Recruiting, In Need of Arms and Clothing

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Document Information
Date June 4, 1792
Author Name Anthony Wayne (primary) Location: York
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Wayne is describing various recruiting successes throughout the northeast although there is still a lack of arms and clothing available for the new recruits in some areas. All the forces should be ordered to join Wayne so that training may begin.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Cited in Knox to Wayne, 06/15/1792.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Anthony Wayne; Campbell; Lieutenant MisCampbell; recruits; dragoons; Captain Stake; Captain Falkner; rifle men; riflemen; cavalry; infantry; ;
Related Places Lancaster; Elizabeth Town; Elizabethtown; Pittsburgh; Washington; Philadelphia; ;
Keywords arms; clothing; recruiting accounts; last campaign; recruiting; disciplined; ;
Key Phrases May I take the liberty to reiterate my request that you will be obliging as to order on all the troops both Cavalry & Infantry, now raised for the purpose of being organised and discplined

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