The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

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Military History of James Duncan  (c. 1756 - 6/24/1844)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  27 Aug 1776   Second Lieutenant   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's   Long Island    
 
  3 Nov 1776   Second Lieutenant   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's        
 
  8 Apr 1777   First Lieutenant   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's        
 
  22 Aug 1777   First Lieutenant   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's   Staten Island (I)    
 
  11 Sep 1777   First Lieutenant   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's   Brandywine    
 
  4 Oct 1777   First Lieutenant   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's   Germantown    
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   First Lieutenant   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's   Valley Forge Encampment    
 
  25 Mar 1778   Captain   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's        
 
  Winter 1780-1781   Captain   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's   Fishkill Encampment, 1780    
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   Captain   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's   Southern Campaign    
 
  6-17 Oct 1781   Captain   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's   Yorktown    
 
  May 1783   Captain   2nd Canadian Regiment, Hazen's         Retired
 
 
  Post-War Offices Held
 
  Date From   Date To   Office Name   Notes
  1801   1821   Prothonotary, Adams County, PA   duties to include Clerk of County Courts, Register of Wills, and Recorder of Deeds
 

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