The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

Cincinnati Certificate

Military History of Benjamin Chambers, Sr.  (n.d. - 12/29/1813)

1854 Eligible (Did not join in lifetime)

  Officer History
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  27 Jun 1775   Private   1st Pennsylvania Regiment         Captain Chambers' Company
  Apr 1775 - Mar 1776   Second Lieutenant   Pennsylvania Battalion of Riflemen   Boston / Cambridge Campaign     Assigned 5 Jan 1776; Lt. Nagel's Company
  Aug 1776   Second Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment         Discharged
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Ensign   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment     Assigned 2 Jun 1778
  Apr - Oct 1779   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Campaign, 1779     Assigned 13 Sep 1779, Captain Harris' Company
  26 Nov 1780   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment         Resigned

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