Continental Regiment

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6th Connecticut Regiment - History
... The 6th Connecticut Regiment, a provincial regiment, was raised on May 1, 1775, under the command of Col ... In June, under the "1st establishment" of the Continental Army, it joined Gen ... In August, to promote cohesion among the various colonial units, regiments were given precedence by Washington and the 6th Connecticut was also designated the "13th Regiment of Foot." In ...
New Hampshire Line, 1777
... As in January 1776, the three old New Hampshire regiments were used as cadres for three new regiments ... The 5th Continental Regiment became the new 1st New Hampshire Regiment (1777), under Colonel John Stark ... Stark resigned from the Continental Army on March 23, 1777 ...
Massachusetts Line - 1777 Establishment - 9th Massachusetts Regiment (1777)
... The 9th Massachusetts Regiment (Wesson's Regiment) was formed by consolidating the remnant of the 21st Continental Regiment (less the remnants of Clap's and King's Companies) with the remnant of the 26th ... officer, James Wesson, had been the major of Gerrish's Regiment in 1775 and the lieutenant colonel of the 26th Continental Regiment in 1776 ...

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