26 June. The congress resolved that M. Felix Weibert be permitted to serve in the
capacity of an engineer under General Washington (JCC
, 5:480–482; Note: Three additional resolutions immediately following concerning the
appointment of officers for the regiment to be raised by Col. Lewis Dubois, a letter
to the New York Convention explaining the need for Dubois' regiment, and the empowering
of the Marine Committee to purchase the Catharine
may have proceeded from the same report).