"Every post is honorable in which a man can serve his country."

Letter to Benedict Arnold | Thursday, September 14, 1775


Editorial Notes

Washington's officers consistently troubled him by bickering amongst themselves regarding their rank within the Continental Army.  As Benedict Arnold led his 1,200-man force against Quebec, Washington offered him parting advice on keeping his officers in line.

Letter to Benedict Arnold | Thursday, September 14, 1775


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