Appointment. Jelmer Tomassen, to be naval commander, in the absence of director Stuyvesant. 
Appointment. Paulus Leendertsen (van der Grist) to be superintendent of naval equipments. 
Appointment. Hans Wyer, to be captain of the ship Swol, vice Jan Claesen Bol, who returns to Fatherland. 
May 27 1647
New York State Archives. New York (Colony). Council. Dutch colonial council minutes, 1638-1665. Series A1809-78. Volume 4, page 287.
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