Pennsylvania War-Office, April 13th, 1777. This Board think it their duty to publish a letter received from Mr. Henry Fisher, at Lewistown, by the Honourable the Navy Board of this state .. by Pennsylvania. Board of War.

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  • Philadelphia Campaign, 1777-1778,
  • Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.),
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- British forces

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 15541
ContributionsFisher, Henry, 1735-1792, Pennsylvania. Navy Board
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
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Open LibraryOL18193989M

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Oriented with north toward the upper right. Shows name and location of important buildings and wharf facilities. Inset: A chart of Delaware Bay and River, from the original by Mr. Fisher of Philadelphia, [ca. ,] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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Records of Pay and Settlement of Accounts Pertaining to Pennsylvania Officers and Men, January JuneSeptemand Febru (Volumes,) Box:Series:Series Number: 2. Enlistments, Maryland Line. Muster Roll of Officers, 5th Regiment Maryland Line.

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To Governor Trumbull, April 12th Correspondence with the enemy and furnishing them with supplies. To Governor Henry, April 13th Slow 1777. book service—Short enlistments the source of every misfortune—The evils enumerated—Small-pox. To the President of Congress, April 18th.

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Eady, Thomas- 13th Regiment (Eckenrode, vol 2, 99). Easley, John- Halifax County; On a list of guns & blankets belonging to sundry persons which was "pressed" for use of Halifax County militia when they marched with Gen Greene's army to Guilford NC, 1 smooth gun valued at The Connecticut Militia during the American Revolution can be confusing, but it helps if you begin at the creation of the Militia Regiment system in This system of Militia Regiments would continue in Connecticut until the ’s.

The common misconception of the militia is that it was a small company of men from a particular Connecticut. Christian Shockey enlisted April 7,place not given, served in Captain John Doyle's company, 1" Pennsylvania Regiment, was at the surrounder of Cornwallis at Yorktown and was discharged at the end of the war by Colonel Josiah Harmar; his service was rendered as private and sergeant.

Focusing on Pennsylvania, however, came at the expense of supporting Burgoyne's army at Saratoga, where the British forces surrendered to the Continental troops on Octo Under severe criticism, Howe submitted his resignation to London at the end ofand in May transferred his command to Sir Henry Clinton.

Full text of "The Pennsylvania magazine of history and biography" See other formats. Samuel Francis, ordered to be paid him by act of Congress of the 4th April 1st, and agreeable to resolve of the 15th instant, Oct. Joseph Carleston, secretary in the war office, in consideration of his extra services, done by act of Congress of 27th September,1, In March of the General Assembly of Pennsylvania gave approval to General Daniel Roberdeau to begin mining operations at the site.

One of the greatest needs of the Patriot armies was ammunition. There were only a few lead mines in operation when the War started, and their output was not sufficient to meet the demand. George Washington, The Writings of George Washington, vol. XII () [].

From April 26 tohe was in Capt. Aaron Rowley's Company, which was called out by Maj. Gen. Horatio Gates to march to Saratoga, N.Y.; Aug. 15 to 21,in Capt. Amos Rathbun's detachment of militia; and Nov. 5 to 7,in Capt. John Bacon's Company to reinforce the army under Gen. John Stark at Stillwater, N.Y.

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† Colonel Thomas Proctor was born in Ireland, but in early life came to Philadelphia, where he worked at the trade of a carpenter, until the beginning of the war, when he raised a company, was commissioned Captain, Novemand promoted Colonel from Major, February 6,resigned April 9, and died at Philadelphia, March January 5 – U.S.

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On 1 January,he was transferred to the Third Pennsylvania, served as chaplain of the Northern army under Wayne inand was chaplain in the war of   Alexander Nesbit Beatty was born Ma in Pennsylvania and died Ap in Fayette Co., OH.

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