Washington, George, 1732-1799. The writings of George Washington from the original manuscript sources: Volume 4
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GENERAL ORDERS Head Quarters, New-York, April 22, 1776.

    Parole Richmond. Countersign Conway.

    For the future all Prisoners confin'd for Crimes, for which they are to be tried by a General Court Martial, are to be sent to the Provost Marshal Capt. Moroney, 42 who has a Guard appointed to secure them, and all Prisoners, confin'd in any Guard, for offences that come under the Cognizance of a Regimental Court-Martial, are to be sent to the Barrack Guard of the Regiment they belong to.

[Note:William Marony. ]