Statistics for occurrence #1 of “William Hull” in chapter 1 of Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 1:
...r Andre, while he was under arrest and sentence of death; held frequent conversations with him, and conceived sincere respect for that unfortunate officer.
Lieutenant-Colonel (afterwards General) William Hull commanded a detachment of light infantry, cavalry, and artillery, which guarded New York in the autumn of 1783, during the evacuation of the city by the British troops.
Major Sumner was his second...
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