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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pennsylvania Military Records|Pennsylvania Military Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pennsylvania in the Revolutionary War|Pennsylvania in the Revolutionary War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[8th_Pennsylvania_Regiment_(Revolutionary_War)|8th Pennsylvania Regiment]]''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pennsylvania Military Records|Pennsylvania Military Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pennsylvania in the Revolutionary War|Pennsylvania in the Revolutionary War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[8th_Pennsylvania_Regiment_(Revolutionary_War)|8th Pennsylvania Regiment]]''  
  
=== Brief History ===
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=== Brief History ===
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Organized from 15 July to 15 September 1776 at Kittanning, Pennsylvania in the western part of the state to consist of eight companies of infantry from [[Bedford County, Pennsylvania|Bedford]], [[Cumberland County, Pennsylvania|Cumberland]], [[Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania|Westmoreland]] Counties.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "8th Pennsylvania Regiment," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8th_Pennsylvania_Regiment, accessed 31 May 2012.</ref>
  
 
=== Colonels  ===
 
=== Colonels  ===

Revision as of 23:10, 31 May 2012

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Brief History

Organized from 15 July to 15 September 1776 at Kittanning, Pennsylvania in the western part of the state to consist of eight companies of infantry from Bedford, Cumberland, Westmoreland Counties.[1]

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Wikipedia
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References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "8th Pennsylvania Regiment," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8th_Pennsylvania_Regiment, accessed 31 May 2012.