Head Quarters  DeLancy's Mill

17th November 1776.


One Troop of the l7th Dragoons, the 3d Light Infantry; 3d Grenadiers, 3d Brigade [of] British, 2d Brigade [of] Hessians (Losbergs of De Heisters, and Schmidts of Kniphausens) are to March tomorrow and encamp near New York.

The Quarter Masters and Camp Colour Men of these Corps will attend the Quarter Master General at eight tomorrow at Kings Bridge.


British Orderly Books; Sir William Howe, Commander in Chief

September 26, 1776 - June 2, 1777


[Captain Henry Knight, Aide-de-Camp to General Howe]

[New York Historical Society Collection, Mss. page 102]