5th Pennsylvania Regiment (Revolutionary War)

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Many personnel had previously served in the 4th Pennsylvania Battalion. The 4th Pennsylvania Battalion was recruited primarily in [[Chester County, Pennsylvania|Chester County]] (included present-day [[Delaware County, Pennsylvania|Delaware County]]), [[Bucks County, Pennsylvania|Bucks County]], and possibly [[Lancaster County, Pennsylvania|Lancaster County]].<ref>John B.B. Trussell and Charles C. Dallas, ''The Pennsylvania Line; Regimental Organization and Operations, 1776-1783'' (Harrisburg, Pa.: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1977). Digital version at {{FHL|387401|item|disp=Family History Archive}}.</ref>
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:'''Company A''' - Captain Persifor Frazer, Captain Joseph Potts - company assembled at Chester
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:'''Company B''' - Captain Thomas Robinson, Captain John Lacey
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:'''Company C''' - Captain John Lacey, Captain James Moore - raised in [[Bucks County, Pennsylvania|Bucks County]]
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:'''Company D''' - Captain Caleb North
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:'''Company E''' - Captain Thomas Church
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:'''Company F''' - Captain Frederick Vernon
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:'''Company G''' - Captain James Moore, Captain John Lacey
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:'''Company H''' - Captain James Taylor of Lancaster County
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Contents

Brief History

Colonels

Companies

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Rosters Companies

Many personnel had previously served in the 4th Pennsylvania Battalion. The 4th Pennsylvania Battalion was recruited primarily in Chester County (included present-day Delaware County), Bucks County, and possibly Lancaster County.[1]

Company A - Captain Persifor Frazer, Captain Joseph Potts - company assembled at Chester
Company B - Captain Thomas Robinson, Captain John Lacey
Company C - Captain John Lacey, Captain James Moore - raised in Bucks County
Company D - Captain Caleb North
Company E - Captain Thomas Church
Company F - Captain Frederick Vernon
Company G - Captain James Moore, Captain John Lacey
Company H - Captain James Taylor of Lancaster County


Sources:

Other Officers

Other Sources

Websites

Wikipedia
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References

  1. John B.B. Trussell and Charles C. Dallas, The Pennsylvania Line; Regimental Organization and Operations, 1776-1783 (Harrisburg, Pa.: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1977). Digital version at Family History Archive.