By His Excellency Thomas Pownall, Esq; ... A proclamation Whereas it has been represented to me, that great numbers of private soldiers under the command of His Excellency Major-General Abercrombie ... have deserted the service ... Given at Boston, the twenty-fifth day of July 1758 .

Author(s): Massachusetts. Governor (1757-1760 : Pownall)
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Subjects: Desertion, Military--Great Britain
United States--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763
Massachusetts--History--French and Indian War, 1754-1763
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston: : Printed by John Draper, printer to his excellency the governor, and the honorable his majesty's Council., 1758
Series: Early American imprints. First series no. 40971
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: 1 sheet ([1] p.) : coat of arms
Added Titles: Great Britain Act for the better recruiting his majesty's forces .
Massachusetts Act to prevent the desertion of soldiers .
Massachusetts Act in addition to an act, intituled, An act to prevent the desertion of soldiers .
Analytic Titles: Act for the better recruiting his majesty's forces .
Act to prevent the desertion of soldiers .
Act in addition to an act, intituled, An act to prevent the desertion of soldiers .
Additional Authors: Pownall, Thomas, 1722-1805
Notes: Signed: By his excellency's command, T. Pownall. A Oliver, secr
Followed by "Extracts from an act of Parliament entitled, An act for the better recruiting his majesty's forces on the continent of America; and for the better regulating of the army, and preventing of desertion therein," and by the texts of two acts of the Massachusetts General Court for preventing the desertion of soldiers during the war with France
References: Bristol B1968
References: Shipton & Mooney 40971
References: Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 1125
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OCLC Number: aas03034658e