George Washington on Christian Soldiery

Washington: 1780

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, George Washington

The General hopes and trusts that every officer and man will endeavor to live and act as becomes a Christian soldier defending the dearest rights and liberties of his country.

Source: George Washington: General Order, (9 July 1776) George Washington Papers at the Library of Congress, 1741-1799: Series 3g Varick Transcripts.

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