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Military History of Alexander Murray  (7/12/1755 - 10/6/1821)

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  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  2 Jan 1776   Second Lieutenant   Smallwood's Maryland Regiment        
 
  17 Aug 1776   First Lieutenant   Smallwood's Maryland Regiment        
 
  27 Aug 1776   First Lieutenant   Smallwood's Maryland Regiment   Long Island    
 
  29-30 Aug 1776   First Lieutenant   Smallwood's Maryland Regiment   Covering Force, Long Island Retreat    
 
  28 Oct 1776   First Lieutenant   Smallwood's Maryland Regiment   White Plains    
 
  16 Nov 1776   First Lieutenant   Smallwood's Maryland Regiment   Fort Washington    
 
  10 Dec 1776   Captain   Smallwood's Maryland Regiment        
 
  1 Jan 1777   Captain   1st Maryland Regiment        
 
  3 Jan 1777   Captain   1st Maryland Regiment   Princeton    
 
  10 Jun 1777   Captain   1st Maryland Regiment         Resigned
 
  10 Jun 1777   Captain   Maryland Privateer, "General Mercer"        
 
  1 May 1778   Captain   Maryland Privateer, "Saratoga"        
 
  5 Apr 1779   Captain   Maryland Privateer, "Columbus"        
 
  24 Jun 1780   Captain   Maryland Privateer, "Revenge"         POW, 30 Aug 1780
 
  Mar 1781   Captain             Exchanged
 
  20 Jul 1781   First Lieutenant   Continental Navy, "Trumball"        
 
  6 Nov 1781   First Lieutenant   Continental Navy, "Prosperity"        
 
  21 Aug 1783   First Lieutenant   Continental Navy, "Alliance" (Frigate)        
 
  Oct 1784   First Lieutenant   Continental Navy, "Alliance" (Frigate)         Resigned
 
 

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