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Town of Medford


June 22, 1775.

Samuel Patch, in Colonel William Prescott' s Regiment, was recommended to the honourable Congress to be commissioned as a Captain; and Zachary Walker and Joshua Brown as Lieutenants in said Regiment.

Resolved, That it be and it hereby is recommended to the Town of Medford, that they immediately supply Major Hale with as many Spades and Shovels as they can spare, as it is of importance for the safety of this Colony that the works begun on Winter Hill be finished; and will be retarded unless soon supplied with tools of that kind.

A number of Colonel Donaldson' s Officers were recommended to the honourable Congress to be commissioned, as per copy on file.