Contributed by Maine Historical Society
William Williams (1731-1811) of Connecticut writes to William Pepperrell (1696-1759) of Kittery, who was commanding a regiment in the French and Indian (Seven Years') War, that a sergeant from Pepperrell's regiment could round up deserters, but needs orders on what to do with them.
About This Item
- Title: Letter concerning deserters, 1756
- Creator: Williams, William
- Creation Date: 1756-01-10
- Subject Date: 1756
- Media: Ink on paper
- Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 9/47
- Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
- Object Type: Text
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Desertion, Military
- Military deserters
- Pepperrell, William, Sir, 1696-1759--Correspondence
- Seven Years' War, 1756-1763
- United States--History--French and Indian War, 1755-1763--Desertions
- Williams, William, 1731-1811--Correspondence
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