1st Maryland Regiment (Revolutionary War)

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Brief History

The 1st Maryland Regiment (Smallwood's Regiment) originated with the authorization of a Maryland Battalion of the Maryland State Troops on 14 January 1776. It was organized in the spring at Baltimore, Maryland (three companies) and Annapolis, Maryland (six companies) under the command of Colonel William Smallwood consisting of eight companies and one light infantry company from the northern and western counties of the colony of Maryland.[1]

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References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "1st Maryland Regiment," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1st_Maryland_Regiment, accessed 31 May 2012.