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General Orders, December 20


Head-Quarters, Cambridge, December 20, 1775.

(Parole, Fairifax) (Countersign, Woodford)

In consequence of a complaint, exhibited by the Colonels and commanding-officers of corps, in the Brigade upon Winter-Hill, on the 20th October last, against Commissary-General Trumbull, his Excellency is pleased to order a Court of Inquiry, to sit to-morrow, at eleven, in the forenoon, to examine into the cause thereof. Major-General


Putnam, with the Brigadiers Sullivan, Green, and Heath, to compose the Court of Inquiry. All evidences and persons concerned to attend the Court.

The Court will sit at General Putnam' s house; the Judge Advocate to attend.