Copy of a letter from Lieut. Chauncey to Commodore Chauncey
- Ontario Repository (Canandaigua, NY), July 13, 1813
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Copy of a letter from Lieut. Chauncey to Commodore Chauncey.
Sacket's Harbor, 18th June 1813
Sir: According to your order of the 14th inst. I proceeded off Presque Isle in the schr. "Lady of the Lake." On the morning of the 16th, fell in with and captured the English schr. Lady Murray from Kingston bound to York, loaded with provisions and ammunition.
Enclosed is a list of one ensign, 15 non-commissioned officers with privates found on board, with 6 men attached to the vessel.
I have the honor to be, &c.;
(Signed) WOLCOTT CHAUNCEY
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- July 13, 1813
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- Richard Palmer
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- Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes