The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

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Military History of George Bush  (3/23/1753 - 2/2/1797)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  Jul 1776   Ensign   Flying Camp, Delaware Battalion        
 
  13 Jan 1777   Captain   Hartley's Additional Continental Regiment       Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  11 Sep 1777   Captain   Hartley's Additional Continental Regiment   Brandywine   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  19 Sep 1777   Captain   Hartley's Additional Continental Regiment   Paoli   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  4 Oct 1777   Captain   Hartley's Additional Continental Regiment   Germantown   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Captain   Hartley's Additional Continental Regiment   Whitemarsh Encampment   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Captain   Hartley's Additional Continental Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  Jul - Dec 1778   Captain   Hartley's Additional Continental Regiment   Northern PA Campaign   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  29 Sep 1778   Captain   Hartley's Additional Continental Regiment   Wyalusing, PA   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  13 Jan 1779   Captain   11th Pennsylvania Regiment (New)       Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  May 1779   Captain   11th Pennsylvania Regiment (New)       Commander, 3rd Company; Regimenal Paymaster  
 
  Jul - Oct 1779   Captain   11th Pennsylvania Regiment (New)   Sullivan's-Clinton Indian Campaign   Commander, 3rd Company; Regimenal Paymaster  
 
  13 Aug 1779   Captain   11th Pennsylvania Regiment (New)   Newtown, NY / Sullivan (I)   Commander, 3rd Company; Regimenal Paymaster  
 
  29 Aug 1779   Captain   11th Pennsylvania Regiment (New)   Newtown, NY / Sullivan (II)   Commander, 3rd Company; Regimenal Paymaster  
 
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain   11th Pennsylvania Regiment (New)   Morristown Encampment, 1780   Commander, 3rd Company; Regimenal Paymaster  
 
  17 Jan 1781   Captain   6th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  1 Jan 1783   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  Nov 1783   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment         Discharged
 
 
  Post-War Offices Held
 
  Date From   Date To   Office Name   Notes
  1790   1797   Collector of Customs, District of Delaware  
 

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