CollectionDe Budé Papers
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleCopy of a letter from Lt-Gen. Sir Henry Clinton to Sir George Rodney, re the likelihood of a French force arriving off the American coast shortly, reporting the dispatching of various British forces, his belief that enemy forces will make a concerted attack on New York and their likely numbers, and requesting that Rodney go to New York to assist the British cause.
Date28 June 1781
WriterClinton, Henry, Lt-Gen. Sir
AddresseeRodney, George Brydges, Admiral Sir; C-in-C British Fleet
NotesEnclosure of 0631, and sent by Rear-Adm. Sir Samuel Hood to General Jacob de Budé as item No. 4.
Extent1 document
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript papers; mounted
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