The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

Cincinnati Certificate

Military History of Benjamin Fishbourn  (1/4/1759 - 11/18/1790)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  2 Oct 1776   Volunteer   2nd Pennsylvania Battalion       Paymaster  
 
  3 Jan 1777   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Princeton   3rd Company Commander  
 
  10 Jan - May 1777   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1777   3rd Company Commander  
 
  12-13 Apr 1777   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Bound Brook   3rd Company Commander  
 
  11 Sep 1777   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Brandywine   3rd Company Commander  
 
  19 Sep 1777   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Paoli   3rd Company Commander  
 
  4 Oct 1777   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Germantown   3rd Company Commander  
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment   3rd Company Commander  
 
  28 Jun 1778   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Monmouth   3rd Company Commander  
 
  17 Oct 1778   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Schoharie, NY Indian Defense   3rd Company Commander  
 
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Middlebrook Encampment   3rd Company Commander  
 
  Apr - Oct 1779   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Campaign, 1779   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  15 Apr 1779   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment       Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  15 Jul 1779   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Stony Point   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1779   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  Apr - Oct 1780   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Summer Campaign   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  21 Jul 1780   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1780   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Southern Campaign   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  6 Jul 1781   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Green Spring / Jamestown   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  6-17 Oct 1781   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Yorktown   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  Jan - Nov 1782   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Carolina Campaign   Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  1 Jan 1783   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment       Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne  
 
  Jun 1783   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment       Aide-de-Camp, General Wayne   Retired
 
 

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