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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.544
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1778 
Title Appointment of William Dansey a major in the British Army under Lord Cornwallis
Date 14 October 1778
Author Clinton, Henry, Sir (1730-1795)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Countersigned by John Smith. Dansey was appointed a "Major to his Majesty's Thirty Third Regiment of Foot Commanded by Lieutenant General Charles Earl Cornwallis: and likewise to be Captain of a Company in said Regiment."
Subjects Revolutionary War  Military History  Global History and Civics  
People Clinton, Henry, Sir (1730-1795)  Smith, John (fl. 1778)  
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