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Chester County


Chester County, Pennsylvania, June 29, 1775.

At a meeting of several officers of several companies of the Militia in the County of Chester, it was unanimously agreed, for the better regulation of the military order of said County, to have a general meeting of all the officers of the several companies, to be held at the house of Richard Cheney, Inn-keeper, in the Township of East Cain, on the 21st of July, at ten o' clock, A M˙, which will be the day immediately after the Continental Fast, then and there to divide this County into the most proper and convenient districts, in order to form our several Battalions and choose our Field-Officers. The gentlemen officers are therefore hereby earnestly requested to attend for the abovesaid purposes.