The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

Cincinnati Certificate

Military History of Christopher Godfried Swartz  (n.d. - n.d.)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  12 Apr 1776   Sergeant   Pennsylvania Rifle Regiment         Farmer's Company
 
  12 Jul 1776   Ensign   German Regiment        
 
  1 Dec 1776   Ensign   German Regiment   New Brunswick, NJ (I)    
 
  26 Dec 1776   Ensign   German Regiment   Trenton, NJ (I)    
 
  2 Jan 1777   Ensign   German Regiment   Trenton, NJ (II)    
 
  3 Jan 1777   Ensign   German Regiment   Princeton    
 
  10 Jan - May 1777   Ensign   German Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1777    
 
  Mar - Nov 1777   Ensign   German Regiment   New Jersey Campaign, 1777    
 
  10 May 1777   Ensign   German Regiment   Piscataway, NJ (III)    
 
  11 Sep 1777   Ensign   German Regiment   Brandywine    
 
  4 Oct 1777   Ensign   German Regiment   Germantown    
 
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Ensign   German Regiment   Whitemarsh Encampment    
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Ensign   German Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment    
 
  Jul - Dec 1778   First Lieutenant   8th Maryland Regiment   Northern PA Campaign    
 
  22 Jul 1778   First Lieutenant   8th Maryland Regiment        
 
  Apr - Dec 1779   First Lieutenant   8th Maryland Regiment   Wyoming Valley, PA Campaign    
 
  Jul - Oct 1779   First Lieutenant   8th Maryland Regiment   Sullivan's-Clinton Indian Campaign    
 
  13 Aug 1779   First Lieutenant   8th Maryland Regiment   Newtown, NY / Sullivan (I)    
 
  16 Apr 1780   First Lieutenant   8th Maryland Regiment   New Bridge / Paramus, NJ    
 
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   First Lieutenant   8th Maryland Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  1 Jan 1781   First Lieutenant   1st Partisan Legion        
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   First Lieutenant   1st Partisan Legion   Southern Campaign    
 
  6-17 Oct 1781   First Lieutenant   1st Partisan Legion   Yorktown    
 
  Jan - Nov 1782   First Lieutenant   1st Partisan Legion   Carolina Campaign    
 
  25 Dec 1782 - 23 Nov 1783   First Lieutenant   1st Partisan Legion   York, PA, Garrison Duty    
 
  23 Nov 1783   First Lieutenant   1st Partisan Legion         Discharged
 
 

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