Continental Army

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Continental Artillery - 1783 Cannoneers By Henry Alexander Ogden - Art Print

UNIFORMS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION -- Continental Artillery, 1777-1783

The de la Tour du Pins meet Philip Schuyler in Albany. American Revolutionary War, Early American, American Civil War, American History, Philip Schuyler, Roi George, Continental Army, Declaration Of Independence, American Independence

Philip Schuyler (1733-1804) was a general in the American Revolution and a United States Senator from New York. He was elected to the Continental Congress in 1775, and served until he was appointed a Major General of the Continental Army in June. General Schuyler took command of the Northern Department, and planned the Invasion of Canada.

My brother-in-law is going to begin making period clothing for all you re-enactment enthusiasts.They will be hard to tell from originals! What a talent for hand made.

UNIFORMS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION -- Continental Infantry, 1779-1783

 James McHenry immigrated from Ireland to Baltimore and studied medicine… American Revolutionary War, American Civil War, American History, History Quotes, Us History, Benjamin Rush, Continental Army, Confederate States Of America, American Independence

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Member of the first and second continental congress a Revolutionary War General who defeated the Iroquois in president of New Hampshire and chairman of his state's convention to ratify the US constitution in

John Sullivan (1740-1795) - Find A Grave Memorial

Member of the first and second continental congress (1774, 1775), a Revolutionary War General who defeated the Iroquois in 1778-1779, president (1786-1788) of New Hampshire and chairman of his state's convention to ratify the US constitution in 1788.

Robert Hanson Harrison - Revolutionary Chief of Staff Family History Book, History Books, Continental Army, American Independence, War Of 1812, Blooms Taxonomy, American Revolutionary War, Colonial America, Prisoners Of War

Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Hanson Harrison of Alexandria, Virginia, had been Washington’s lawyer before the war and joined his staff in 1775. In 1776, he became Washington’s military secretary, a position he held until 1781. After the war, he served as a judge in Maryland. Engraving by Albert Rosenthal after John Trumbull

Art depicting various militia units during the colonial and American Revolutionary War.

UNIFORMS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION -- Independent Companies, 1775

Michael Cresap - Pre-Revolutionary War Hero. Lived in Ohio part of his adult life as a frontiersman and land developer. Later, he commanded a company of Maryland riflemen in the Continental Army at Cambridge Massachusetts. He was commissioned a Colonel under George Washington during the American Revolutionary War and died in service of the Army. Continental Army, Famous Graves, American Revolutionary War, Graveyards, Over The Rainbow, George Washington, Revolutionaries, Monuments, Family History

Michael Cresap - Pre-Revolutionary War Hero. Lived in Ohio part of his adult life as a frontiersman and land developer. Later, he commanded a company of Maryland riflemen in the Continental Army at Cambridge Massachusetts. He was commissioned a Colonel under George Washington during the American Revolutionary War and died in service of the Army.

During this week in George Washington loses a trusted senior officer. Allegedly, Brigadier General Enoch Poor died because of a sudden illness.

Enoch Poor - Continental Army

John Eager Howard - Revolutionary War Continental Army Officer, Continental Congressman, US Senator. In July 1776, he accepted a Captaincy in the 2nd Maryland Battalion of the Flying Camp and was sent to White Plains, New York, where he battled the British. He distinguished himself with leadership and bravery at Germantown, the Battle of Camden, and the Battle of Cowpens. Congress voted him a medal and he became known as the “Hero of Cowpens”.

John Eager Howard - Revolutionary War Continental Army Officer, Continental Congressman, US Senator. In July 1776, he accepted a Captaincy in the 2nd Maryland Battalion of the Flying Camp and was sent to White Plains, New York, where he battled the British. He distinguished himself with leadership and bravery at Germantown, the Battle of Camden, and the Battle of Cowpens. Congress voted him a medal and he became known as the “Hero of Cowpens”.

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Dr. William Burnet, Surgeon and Chief Physician of Continental Army

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