The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

Cincinnati Certificate

Military History of John Armstrong  (4/20/1755 - 2/4/1816)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  Oct 1776   Sergeant   12th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  3 Jan 1777   Sergeant   12th Pennsylvania Regiment   Princeton    
 
  Mar 1777   Ensign   12th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  12-13 Apr 1777   Ensign   12th Pennsylvania Regiment   Bound Brook    
 
  20 Apr 1777   Ensign   12th Pennsylvania Regiment   Piscataway, NJ (I)    
 
  10 May 1777   Ensign   12th Pennsylvania Regiment   Piscataway, NJ (III)    
 
  17 May 1777   Ensign   12th Pennsylvania Regiment   Metuchen, NJ    
 
  26 Jun 1777   Ensign   12th Pennsylvania Regiment   Short Hill, NJ (II)    
 
  11 Sep 1777   Second Lieutenant   12th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  11 Sep 1777   Second Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Brandywine    
 
  4 Oct 1777   Second Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Germantown    
 
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Second Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Whitemarsh Encampment    
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Second Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment    
 
  28 Jun 1778   Second Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Monmouth    
 
  1 Jul 1778   Second Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  Apr - Oct 1779   Second Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Campaign, 1779    
 
  12 May 1779   First Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  21 Jul 1780   First Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
 
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   First Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   First Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Southern Campaign    
 
  6 Jul 1781   First Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Green Spring / Jamestown    
 
  6-17 Oct 1781   First Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Yorktown    
 
  Nov 1783   First Lieutenant   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment         Discharged
 
 

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