Difference between revisions of "13th Virginia Regiment (Revolutionary War)"

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia|Virginia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia Military Records|Virginia Military Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Virginia in the Revolutionary War|Virginia in the Revolutionary War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[13th Virginia Regiment (Revolutionary War)|13th Virginia Regiment]]''  
  
 
=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
This Unit was formed in , with # companies it was also called [nickname].  In [date], two companies were added to the battalion and it became ... .  Lieutenant Colonel [name] and Major [name] were in command.  
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The 13th Regiment was formed in February 1777 at Fort Pitt. Companies recruited men from [[Yohogania County, Virginia|Yohogania]], [[Monongalia County, West Virginia|Monongalia]] and Ohio counties. Field officers were Colonel William Russell, Colonel George Gibson, Lt. Colonel Richard Campbell, and Major Richard Taylor.<ref>"13th Virginia Regiment," ''Valley Forge Legacy: The Muster Roll Project,'' http://valleyforgemusterroll.org/regiments/va13.asp, accessed 23 January 2012.</ref>
  
 
=== Companies  ===
 
=== Companies  ===
  
:'''1st Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain Thomas Wills<br>
  
:'''2nd Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain Robert Beall<br>
  
:'''3rd Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain David Steel<br>
  
:'''4th Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain George McCormick<br>
  
:'''5th Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain James Sullivan<br>
  
:'''6th Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain Benjamin Harrison<br>
  
:'''7th Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain James Hook<br>
  
:'''8th Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain John Lemen<br>
  
:'''9th Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain James Neal<br>
  
:'''10th Company''' -  
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:'''Company''' - Captain Silas Zane<br>
  
:The information above is from ... at [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2nd_Virginia_Regiment Wikipedia].
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:'''Company''' - Captain James Sullivan<br>
  
:'''Rosters''' Companies 1-8
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:The information above is from [http://valleyforgemusterroll.org/regiments/va13.asp 11th Virginia Regiment] at ''Valley Forge Legacy: The Muster Roll Project.''
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:'''Rosters''' Companies 1-11
  
 
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
[[Category:Virginia in the Revolutionary War]]
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Revision as of 22:25, 23 January 2012

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Brief History

The 13th Regiment was formed in February 1777 at Fort Pitt. Companies recruited men from Yohogania, Monongalia and Ohio counties. Field officers were Colonel William Russell, Colonel George Gibson, Lt. Colonel Richard Campbell, and Major Richard Taylor.[1]

Companies

Company - Captain Thomas Wills
Company - Captain Robert Beall
Company - Captain David Steel
Company - Captain George McCormick
Company - Captain James Sullivan
Company - Captain Benjamin Harrison
Company - Captain James Hook
Company - Captain John Lemen
Company - Captain James Neal
Company - Captain Silas Zane
Company - Captain James Sullivan
The information above is from 11th Virginia Regiment at Valley Forge Legacy: The Muster Roll Project.
Rosters Companies 1-11


Other Sources

Websites

References

  1. "13th Virginia Regiment," Valley Forge Legacy: The Muster Roll Project, http://valleyforgemusterroll.org/regiments/va13.asp, accessed 23 January 2012.