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Patten, Thomas (fl. 1777-1785) [Recommendation for the discharge of Josiah Jenkins, an artillery artificer]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.00916 Author/Creator: Patten, Thomas (fl. 1777-1785) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph document signed Date: 22 March 1781 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 12 x 21.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Captain Patten recommends Jenkins, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for an honorable discharge. Notes that Jenkins enlisted 19 February 1777. Directed to Brigadier General Henry Knox.

People: Patten, Thomas, fl. 1738-1805
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarMilitary HistoryContinental ArmyArtisansArtillery

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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