The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

Cincinnati Certificate

Military History of Robert Patton  (c. 1755 - 1/3/1814)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  24 Aug 1776   Second Lieutenant   Swopes Battalion, Pennsylvania Flying Camp         McDonald's Company
 
  16 Nov 1776   Second Lieutenant   Swopes Battalion, Pennsylvania Flying Camp   Fort Washington     POW
 
  1 Apr 1778   Captain   10th Pennsylvania Regiment         On Parole; Promoted
 
  3 Jan 1781   Captain   10th Pennsylvania Regiment         Exchanged; Deranged
 
 
  Post-War Offices Held
 
  Date From   Date To   Office Name   Notes
  1790   3 January 1814   Postmaster, Philadelphia, PA  
 

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