Head Quarters New York
16th September 1783
Parole Petershair - Pars Low C Sign Famhair
As soon as the British and British American Regts. destined for St. Johns in Nova Scotia are disbanded they are to become Regiments of Militia, and their Officers are to continue in their Respective Ranks as Militia Officers and be obeyed as such until the Govenour of Nova Scotia shall make new Arrangements in their behalf.
War Office 28/9/466.