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Military History of Henry Bedken  (n.d. - c. 1788)

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  Jul-Dec 1776   Volunteer   Flying Camp, Pennsylvania Battalion        
 
  5 Dec 1776   First Lieutenant   Ottendorf's Independent Corps       Adjutant  
 
  Apr 1778   Captain   Bedkin's Independent Troop of Light Horse       Brigade Major, Pulaski's Legion  
 
  Apr - Oct 1779   Captain   Bedkin's Independent Troop of Light Horse   New Jersey Campaign, 1779   Brigade Major, Pulaski's Legion  
 
  23 Feb 1780   Captain   Bedkin's Independent Troop of Light Horse         Assigned To Armand's Independent Corps of Calvary and Foot
 
  1 Jan 1781   Captain   1st Partisan Legion        
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   Captain   1st Partisan Legion   Southern Campaign    
 
  25 Dec 1782 - 23 Nov 1783   Captain   1st Partisan Legion   York, PA, Garrison Duty    
 
  23 Nov 1783   Captain   1st Partisan Legion         Discharged
 
 

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