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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.610.04
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1782 
Title Appointment of George Dawson a captain in the British Army
Date 29 August 1782
Author Dorchester, Guy Carleton, Baron (1724-1808)  
Additional authors Morgann, Maurice (1726-1802)
Document Type Military document
Content Description Countersigned by Maurice Morgann. Partially printed document in which General Carleton appoints Dawson a captain of a company in the British Legion under the command of Banestre Tarleton.
Subjects Military History  Revolutionary War  Global History and Civics  Loyalist  
People Dorchester, Guy Carleton, Baron (1724-1808)  Morgann, Maurice (1726-1802)  Dawson, George (fl. 1771-1832)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859