THE ENEMY IS IN THE PATUXENT
An expressed arived on Sunday evening from Gen. Winder stating that the enemy were ascending the Patuxent in great force; orders were immediately issued from the War Department for a detatchment of volunteers to proceed from this city; yesterday about 12 o'clock capt. [sic] Davidson's light infantry, capt. Burch's artillery, and capt. Doughty's rifle companies took up the line of march; the whole under the command of Captain Davidson.
|The Enemy in the Patuxent;|
Daily National Intelligencer;
 Daily National Intelligencer; Date: 07-19-1814; Volume: II; Issue: 481; Page: ; Location: Washington (DC), District of Columbia.
Transcribed by John Peter Thompson, July 19th, 2013.