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Roll of New Hampshire soldiers at the Battle of Bennington, August 16, 1777

George C. Gilmore

Roll of New Hampshire soldiers at the Battle of Bennington, August 16, 1777

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Published by Printed by J.B. Clarke in Manchester, N.H .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • New Hampshire. Militia,
    • Bennington, Battle of, N.Y., 1777,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Regimental histories

    • Edition Notes

      Appendix: New Hampshire men who lost their lives from 1775-1782.

      Statementcompiled by Geo. C. Gilmore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE241.B4 G4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination55 leaves, [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6913378M
      LC Control Number02004518
      OCLC/WorldCa1496255

      See Also. The failure to bring in nearby supplies meant that he had to rely on supply lines that were already dangerously long, and that he eventually broke in September. Sir, The General Assembly of this State, take the earliest opportunity to acknowledge the receipt of your acceptable present-- The tokens of victory gained at the Memorable Battle of Bennington. Many were wounded and two Vermonters were killed as a result of the incident.

      The raiding force, numbering Germans, British, Loyalistsand Indiansdeparted on 9 August and plundered the countryside for five days. The complex American plan worked perfectly, hitting the positions simultaneously from several directions. So Baum set out on the 40 mile march to Bennington Vermont on August 11th. As a result, the Vermont legislature in designated the church as Vermont's Colonial Shrine. Baum's movements significantly altered these plans.

      Unlike many similar books it also covers the years immediately after the war and up to the ratification of August 16 U. He then advanced a few miles further until he neared Stark's position. During this time, Baum's men constructed a small redoubt at the crest of the hill and hoped that the weather would prevent the Americans from attacking before reinforcements arrived. This force departed on 11 August. Baum's force grew by almost when a group of local Loyalists arrived in his camp on the morning of August The 15th it rained all day; I sent out parties to harrass them.


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Roll of New Hampshire soldiers at the Battle of Bennington, August 16, 1777 by George C. Gilmore Download PDF Ebook

In the 's and 's, Roll of New Hampshire soldiers at the Battle of Bennington wagon-loads of iron-ore were hauled over the bridge from the Burden Iron Company Mine on Orebed Road to its washing works on Paran Creek in North Bennington. Col Nichols sent me word that he stood in need of a reinforcement, which I readily granted, consisting of Men at which time he commenced the attack precisely at 3 o'clock in the afternoon, which was followed by all the rest.

A kettle captured from General Burgoyne's camp at Saratoga is visible in the monument along with a diorama of the second engagement, and information on how the monument was built.

His overly ambitious plan to isolate the New England colonies would have crushed the American rebellion, and dealt the British a decisive victory against the American rebels.

This left Baum and his Brunswick dragoons trapped alone on the high ground. I pushed forward the remainder with all speed. This marker tells us that the people of Vermont were fighting for independence from not only Britain, but also from New York.

The Battle of Bennington

Leger, was repulsed when the Siege of Fort Stanwix failed, and the southern pincer, which was to progress up the Hudson valley from New York City, never started since General William Howe decided instead to capture Philadelphia.

Art 1 The Battle of Bennington, while not fought directly on either Lake Champlain or Lake George, should be considered when studying the early history of the historic lakes region.

Bennington Battlefield State Historic Site

This detachment was placed under the command of Lieutenant Colonel Friedrich Baum. Baum's movements significantly altered these plans. This important Revolutionary War engagement was fought between troops of Burgoyne's army pushing south down the lakes toward Albany and those of American Colonial Militia under Gen.

However, his advance had slowed to a crawl Roll of New Hampshire soldiers at the Battle of Bennington late July Roll of New Hampshire soldiers at the Battle of Bennington to logistical difficulties exacerbated by the American destruction of a key road, and the army's supplies began to dwindle.

Hadden was not impressed with Stark's letter, in his Journal he continues: Extract from a Rebel paper- the above being with Baume's instructions published by order.

Baron Friedrich Adolph von Riedesel, the commander of the German contingent, suggested a raid eastwards towards the Connecticut River where food could be found for the troops as could horses for the now horseless Brunswick dragoons.

This bridge is supported by town lattice trusses. However, his advance had slowed to a crawl by late July, due to logistical difficulties, exacerbated by the American destruction of a key road, and the army's supplies began to dwindle.

Baum was mortally wounded in this final charge, and the remaining Germans surrendered. Assembling at Fort No. Many great dignitaries including Thomas Jefferson and James Madison stayed here.

On the south side is a statue of Colonel Seth Warner. The victory also galvanized colonial support for the independence movement, and played a role in bringing France into the war on the American side. Ethan Allen, who was already considering a similar plan against the British, had garnered inside information about the fort and its contents.Contemporary remarks on the Battle of Bennington August 16, transcribed by James P.

Millard from Hadden's Journal and Orderly Books: A Journal Kept in Canada and Upon Burgoyne's Campaign in andby Lieut.

OLD BENNINGTON

James M. Hadden, Roy. The Regiment was authorized on May 14, in the Continental Army as a regiment to be organized in New Hampshire and assigned to the Eastern Department.

Organized between August September at Newcastle as Long's Regiment, to consist of 8 August 16 from eastern New Hampshire.

Book - Roll of New Hampshire soldiers at the Battle of Bennington, August 16, Book - The second battle of Bennington: August 16 history of Vermont's centennial, and the one hundredth anniversary of Bennington's battle.So Baum set out on the 40 mile march to Bennington Vermont on August pdf.

Unknown to Baum or Burgoyne however, citizens of the New Hampshire Grants territory had asked the states of New Hampshire and Massachusetts for protection from Burgoyne’s army following the .The Battle of Bennington Turning point of the American Revolution. Vermont's unique holiday on August 16th is in honor of the Revolutionary War Battle of Bennington.

Here Brigadier General John Stark and his American forces successfully defeated two detachments of .Ebook of New Hampshire Soldiers in the Battle of Bunker’s Hill June 17, The names listed in this ebook were compiled from two sources, primarily Roll of New Hampshire Men at Bunker Hill, June 17 written by George C.

Gilmore, Secretary of State for New Hamp-shire, and an article titled New Hampshire at Bunker Hill by George.