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Resolve of Congress

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Congress this day sent the following Resolve to this Committee, which is ordered to be entered on the Minutes.

"In Congress, December 15, 1775.

"Resolved, That the Committee of Safety for the Colony of Pennsylvania, be requested to recommend proper persons for Field-Officers of the four Battalions to be raised in the said Colony.

"Resolved, That the said Committee appoint proper persons, for Officers in the said Battalions, under the rank of Major.

"Extract from the Minutes:
CHARLES THOMSON, Secretary."

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