The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

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Military History of John Nice  (1/29/1739 - 7/5/1806)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  15 Mar 1776   Captain   Pennsylvania Musketry Battalion       Commander, 7th Company  
 
  27 Aug 1776   Captain   Pennsylvania Musketry Battalion   Long Island     POW
 
  9 Dec 1776   Captain   Provisional State Battalion         Exchanged
 
  3 Jan 1777   Captain   Provisional State Battalion   Princeton   Commander, 7th Company  
 
  10 Jan - May 1777   Captain   Provisional State Battalion   Morristown Encampment, 1777   Commander, 7th Company  
 
  24 Jan 1777   Captain   Provisional State Battalion   Quibbletown (New Market), NJ   Commander, 7th Company  
 
  Mar - Nov 1777   Captain   Pennsylvania State Regiment of Foot   New Jersey Campaign, 1777   Commander, 7th Company  
 
  1 Mar 1777   Captain   Pennsylvania State Regiment of Foot       Commander, 7th Company  
 
  11 Sep 1777   Captain   Pennsylvania State Regiment of Foot   Brandywine   Commander, 7th Company  
 
  4 Oct 1777   Captain   Pennsylvania State Regiment of Foot   Germantown   Commander, 7th Company  
 
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Captain   13th Pennsylvania Regiment   Whitemarsh Encampment   Commander, 7th Company  
 
  15 Nov 1777   Captain   13th Pennsylvania Regiment       Commander, 7th Company  
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Captain   13th Pennsylvania Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment   Commander, 7th Company  
 
  28 Jun 1778   Captain   6th Pennsylvania Regiment   Monmouth    
 
  1 Jul 1778   Captain   6th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Captain   6th Pennsylvania Regiment   Middlebrook Encampment    
 
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Captain   6th Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1779    
 
  Apr - Oct 1780   Captain   6th Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Summer Campaign    
 
  21 Jul 1780   Captain   6th Pennsylvania Regiment   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights    
 
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain   6th Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1780    
 
  1 Jan 1781   Captain   6th Pennsylvania Regiment         Retired
 
 
  Post-War Offices Held
 
  Date From   Date To   Office Name   Notes
  15 January 1785   April 1786   Justice of the Peace, Germantown and Roxborough Townships, Philadelphia County, PA  
 
  13 October 1786   25 October 1787   Representative, Pennsylvania General Assembly, Philadelphia County, PA  
 

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