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Military History of David Ziegler  (c. 1748 - 9/24/1811)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  Apr 1775 - Mar 1776   Ensign   Pennsylvania Battalion of Riflemen   Boston / Cambridge Campaign    
 
  Apr 1775 - Mar 1776   Second Lieutenant   1st Continental Regiment   Boston / Cambridge Campaign    
 
  Apr 1775 - Mar 1776   Second Lieutenant   2nd Continental Regiment   Boston / Cambridge Campaign    
 
  Apr 1775 - Mar 1776   Second Lieutenant   Pennsylvania Battalion of Riflemen   Boston / Cambridge Campaign    
 
  25 Jun 1775   Ensign   Pennsylvania Battalion of Riflemen         Ross's Company
 
  1 Aug 1775   Second Lieutenant   Pennsylvania Battalion of Riflemen       Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  18 Aug 1775   Second Lieutenant   2nd Continental Regiment       Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  27 Aug 1775   Second Lieutenant   2nd Continental Regiment   Ploughed Hill, Mass   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  9 Nov 1775   Second Lieutenant   2nd Continental Regiment   Lechmere's Point, Mass   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  4 Jan 1776   Second Lieutenant   1st Continental Regiment       Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  1 Jul 1776   Second Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment       Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  27 Aug 1776   Second Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Long Island   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company; Wounded
 
  1 Dec 1776   Second Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   New Brunswick, NJ (I)   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  26 Dec 1776   Second Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Trenton, NJ (I)   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  2 Jan 1777   Second Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Trenton, NJ (II)   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  3 Jan 1777   Second Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Princeton   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  10 Jan - May 1777   Second Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1777   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  10 Jan - May 1777   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1777   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  16 Jan 1777   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment       Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  Mar - Nov 1777   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Campaign, 1777   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  20 Apr 1777   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Piscataway, NJ (I)   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  14 Jun 1777   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Somerset Court House, NJ   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  11 Sep 1777   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Brandywine   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  19 Sep 1777   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Paoli   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  4 Oct 1777   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Germantown   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Whitemarsh Encampment   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  28 Jun 1778   First Lieutenant   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Monmouth   Regimental Adjutant   Ross's Company
 
  8 Dec 1778   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment       Company Commander   Brigade Inspector
 
  May 1779   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment         Detached to Pennsylvania Department, Commissary General
 
  Apr - Oct 1780   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
 
  May 1780   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment         Returned to 1st Pennsylvania Regiment
 
  21 Jul 1780   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
 
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Southern Campaign    
 
  Jun 1781   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment       Assistant Inspector, General Greene's Army  
 
  6-17 Oct 1781   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Yorktown   Assistant Inspector, General Greene's Army  
 
  Jan - Nov 1782   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment   Carolina Campaign   Assistant Inspector, General Greene's Army  
 
  29 Mar 1782   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment       Company Commander  
 
  1 Jan 1783   Captain   1st Pennsylvania Regiment         Retired
 
 

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