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Resignation from the Army

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CollectionDawes Memorial Library: Rufus Putnam Collection (no image)
Document Information
Date February 14, 1793
Author Name Rufus Putnam (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Due to age, fatigue, and ill health, General Putnam resigns from the army.
Document Format Typed letter
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Rufus Putnam; the President [Washington]; ;
Related Places Philadelphia;
Keywords appoibntment in the army; age and infirmaties; long sickness; fatigue and hardships; military life; commission of Brigadier General; service in the army of the United States; ;
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