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Military History of James Smith  (c. 1759 - 1/14/1835)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  14 Mar 1777   Second Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment        
 
  11 Sep 1777   Second Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Brandywine    
 
  4 Oct 1777   Second Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Germantown    
 
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Second Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Whitemarsh Encampment    
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Second Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment    
 
  21 Mar 1778   Second Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Hancock's Bridge, NJ     POW
 
  28 Nov 1778   First Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment         Still POW
 
  3 Jun 1779   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment         Still POW
 
  4 Dec 1780   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment         Exchanged
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Southern Campaign    
 
  6 Jul 1781   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Green Spring / Jamestown    
 
  6-17 Oct 1781   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Yorktown    
 
  Jan - Nov 1782   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Carolina Campaign    
 
  27 Aug 1782   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment   Combehee Ferry, SC    
 
  Aug 1783   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment         Retired
 
 

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