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Appointment and Responsibilities as Conductor of Military Stores

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: QMG James O'Hara Ltrs Sent, RG92 view image
Document Information
Date August 1, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Samuel Henley (primary)
Summary Appointment as conductor of military stores, with request to go immediately to Pittsburgh, headquarter of troops. Requested to receive and store all ordnance materials and artillery for the Commander in Chief. Responsibilities also include accounts with each regiment, garrison, and detachment, with records of returns.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Henley; Henry Knox; Secretary of War; Conductor of Military Stores; Commander in Chief; Ordnance Department; Quartermaster Generals Department; artificers; ;
Related Places War Department; Pittsburgh;
Keywords Military Stores; salary; rations; ordnance stores; ordnance; arms; ammunition; accoutrements; regular account; duplicate receipts; repair; ;
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