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Orders by General Washington, Sept. 17


Head-Quarters, Cambridge, September 17, 1775.

(Parole, Andover.) (Countersign, Beverly.)

The Reverend Mr˙ John Murray is appointed Chaplain to the Rhode-Island Regiments, and is to be respected as such.

Colonel Prescott being taken sick, Lieutenant-Colonel Johonnet, of the Twenty-First Regiment, is to go forthwith to Sewell' s Point, to take the command of that post.