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Wildes John (fl, 1744) [Request report of troops fitness]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01450.248.08 Author/Creator: Wildes John (fl, 1744) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph document signed Date: 29 May 1746 Pagination: 2 p. ; 15 x 20.5 cm.


Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: French and Indian WarMilitary HistoryMuster Rolls and Returns

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