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Military History of William Sproat  (10/6/1756 - 10/11/1793)

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  29 Jan 1776   Sergeant   Maryland Associators, Kent County        
 
  3 Jan 1777   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  Mar - Nov 1777   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Campaign, 1777    
 
  12-13 Apr 1777   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Bound Brook    
 
  11 Sep 1777   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Brandywine    
 
  20 Sep 1777   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Paoli    
 
  4 Oct 1777   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Germantown    
 
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Whitemarsh Encampment    
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment    
 
  28 Jun 1778   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Monmouth    
 
  17 Oct 1778   First Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Schoharie, NY Indian Defense    
 
  Apr - Dec 1779   Captain Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Wyoming Valley, PA Campaign    
 
  Apr - Dec 1779   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Wyoming Valley, PA Campaign    
 
  17 Apr 1779   Captain Lieutenant   4th Pennsylvania Regiment       Commander, 9th Company  
 
  11 May 1779   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment       Commander, 9th Company  
 
  Jul - Oct 1779   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Sullivan's-Clinton Indian Campaign   Commander, 9th Company  
 
  13 Aug 1779   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Newtown, NY / Sullivan (I)   Commander, 9th Company  
 
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1779   Commander, 9th Company  
 
  Apr - Oct 1780   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Summer Campaign   Commander, 9th Company  
 
  25 Sep 1780   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   West Point Reinforcement   Commander, 9th Company  
 
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain   4th Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1780   Commander, 9th Company  
 
  17 Jan 1781   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment       Commander, 9th Company  
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Southern Campaign   Commander, 9th Company  
 
  6-17 Oct 1781   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Yorktown   Commander, 9th Company  
 
  1 Jan 1783   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment         Retired
 
 

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