The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

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Military History of Joseph Ashton  (n.d. - c. 1809)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  16 Jul 1775   First Sergeant   Lamb's Independent Company New York Artillery        
 
  15 Sep - 31 Dec 1775   First Sergeant   Lamb's Independent Company New York Artillery   Canada Campaign (I)    
 
  31 Dec 1775   First Sergeant   Lamb's Independent Company New York Artillery   Quebec, Canada     POW
 
  Aug 1776   First Sergeant   Lamb's Independent Company New York Artillery         Released
 
  1 Jan 1777   Second Lieutenant   Lamb's Continental Artillery Regiment        
 
  1 Jun 1777   Second Lieutenant   Lamb's Continental Artillery Regiment       Adjutant  
 
  12 Sep 1778   First Lieutenant   Lamb's Continental Artillery Regiment       Adjutant  
 
  10 Aug 1779   First Lieutenant   2nd Continental Artillery Regiment       Adjutant  
 
  15 Sep - 15 Nov 1779   First Lieutenant   2nd Continental Artillery Regiment   West Point, Garrison Duty   Adjutant  
 
  Apr - Oct 1780   First Lieutenant   2nd Continental Artillery Regiment   New Jersey Summer Campaign   Adjutant  
 
  16 Jan 1781   First Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment       Paymaster  
 
  19 Apr 1781   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment       Paymaster  
 
  Nov 1783   Captain Lieutenant   4th Continental Artillery Regiment       Paymaster   Retired
 
 

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