The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

Cincinnati Certificate

Military History of David McKnight  (8/25/1760 - 5/13/1821)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  Oct 1776   Private   9th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  1777   Ensign   9th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  11 Sep 1777   Ensign   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   Brandywine    
 
  4 Oct 1777   Ensign   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   Germantown    
 
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Ensign   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   Whitemarsh Encampment    
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Ensign   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment    
 
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Ensign   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   Middlebrook Encampment    
 
  Apr - Oct 1779   Ensign   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
 
  10 Aug 1779   Second Lieutenant   9th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Second Lieutenant   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1779    
 
  Apr - Oct 1780   First Lieutenant   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
 
  23 Jun 1780   Second Lieutenant   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   Springfield, NJ    
 
  20 Jul 1780   First Lieutenant   9th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  21 Jul 1780   First Lieutenant   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
 
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   First Lieutenant   9th Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  1 Jan 1781   First Lieutenant   5th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   First Lieutenant   5th Pennsylvania Regiment   Southern Campaign    
 
  6 Jul 1781   First Lieutenant   5th Pennsylvania Regiment   Green Spring / Jamestown    
 
  6-17 Oct 1781   First Lieutenant   5th Pennsylvania Regiment   Yorktown    
 
  Jan - Nov 1782   First Lieutenant   5th Pennsylvania Regiment   Carolina Campaign    
 
  1 Jan 1783   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  3 Nov 1783   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment         Discharged
 
 

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