Category: 2nd New Jersey Regiment

Categories: New Jersey regiments of the Continental Army | Battle of Valcour Island | Battle of Brandywine Creek | Battle of Germantown | Battle of Crooked Billet | Battle of Monmouth | Sullivan Expedition | Battle of Springfield | Siege of Yorktown

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2nd New Jersey Regiment

The 2nd New Jersey Regiment was raised, on 9 October 1775, at Trenton, New Jersey, for service with the Continental Army under the command of Colonel William Maxwell. The regiment would see action at the Battle of Trois-Rivières, Battle of Valcour Island, Battle of Brandywine, Battle of Germantown, Battle of Crooked Billet, Battle of Monmouth, Sullivan Expedition, Battle of Springfield and the Battle of Yorktown. The regiment was furloughed, on 6 June 1783, at Newburgh, New York, and disbanded 3 November 1783. (1)

2nd New Jersey Regiment

Active: 1775-1783
Allegiance: Continental Congress of the United States
Type: Infantry
Part of: New Jersey Line
Engagements:
Battle of Valcour Island,
Battle of Brandywine,
Battle of Germantown,
Battle of Crooked Billet,
Battle of Monmouth,
Sullivan Expedition,
Battle of Springfield,
Battle of Yorktown.
Commanders:
Colonel William Maxwell
Colonel Israel Shreve
Colonel Elias Dayton


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  • Benjamin Green Sr 21 Feb 1724 Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Colony - 29 Jul 1796

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