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Captain Thomas Posey and the 7th Virginia Regiment

Michael Cecere

Captain Thomas Posey and the 7th Virginia Regiment

by Michael Cecere

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Published by Heritage Books, Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Military - United States,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography,
  • Generals,
  • United States,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11104549M
    ISBN 100788435841
    ISBN 109780788435843

    Orderly Book of Captain Robert Gamble of the Second Virginia Regiment Commanded by Colonel Christian Febiger, August 21 - Novem Thomas Posey (son of Captain John Posey, a neighbor of George Washington, and who is said to have served in the French and Indian war), was born on the banks of the Potomac July 9, ; died at. ginia line, by Major Posey of the 7th regiment.) It was this light infantry regiment and not the 2d Virginia that Colonel Febiger led in that splendid charge under Wayne at Stony Point, July i6, With the rest of the Virginia Continentals the regiment was sent South to help in the defence of Charleston and fell into the enemy's.

    Michael Cecere’s most popular book is The Invasion of Virginia, They Behaved Like Soldiers: Captain John Chilton and the Third Virginia Regiment by. Michael Cecere. Captain Thomas Posey and the 7th Virginia Regiment by. Michael Cecere.   Captain Thomas Posey And The 7th Virginia Regiment The 7th Virginia Regiment was one of six additional battalions raised in the colony in early It played a prominent role in driving Lord Dunmore and his loyalist forces off of Gwynn's Island and out of : L. Michael Posey.

    Title [Captain William A. Hill of Company D, 4th Virginia Cavalry Regiment, with book on lap] Summary Photo shows identified soldier. title imprint 10— opo officers virginia forces revolutionary war al present represented in the society of the cincinnati in the state of virginia with names of their representatives octo 9 nov compliments levin joynes, secretary i v officers represented in the society of the cincinnati in xhe state of virginia lieut.


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Captain Thomas Posey and the 7th Virginia Regiment by Michael Cecere Download PDF EPUB FB2

The 7th Virginia Regiment was on of six additional battalions raised in the colony in early It played a prominent role in driving Lord Dunmore and his loyalist forces off of Gwynn’s Island and out of Virginia. Captain Thomas Posey commanded a rifle company in the 7th regiment and chronicled the engagement in his journal/5(5).

Cecere's book takes us through Posey's seven years of war, from his first position as a rifle-company captain in the Seventh Virginia Regiment of the Continental Line, through his service as a respected officer in the Continental army's elite units, including Daniel Morgan's famed Rifle Corps at Saratoga, and "Mad" Anthony Wayne's Light /5.

Lafayette’s Division | Woodford’s Brigade | 7th Virginia Regiment History Organized February-May 76 at Gloucester County Courthouse from Halifax, Albemarle, Botetourt, Gloucester, King William, Essex, Middlesex, Cumberland, King.

The 7th Virginia Regiment was one of six additional battalions raised in the colony in early It played a prominent role in driving Lord Dunmore and his loyalist forces off of Gwynn's Island and out of Virginia. Captain Thomas Posey commanded a rifleBrand: Heritage Books, Inc.

Get this from a library. Captain Thomas Posey and the 7th Virginia Regiment. [Michael Cecere]. Captain Thomas Posey and the 7th Virginia Regiment - Michael Cecere. The 7th Virginia Regiment was one of six additional battalions raised in the colony in early It played a prominent role in driving Lord Dunmore and his loyalist forces off of Gwynn's Island and out of Virginia.

Captain Thomas Posey commanded a r. Company - Captain Thomas Posey Company - Captain Joseph Spencer Company - Captain John Webb Company - Captain Reubin Liscomb The information above is from 7th Virginia Regiment at Valley Forge Project: The Muster Roll Project.

Rosters Companies A list of soldiers furnished by Augusta County for the 7th Virginia Regiment was published in.

POSEY, THOMAS, a Senator from Louisiana; born in Fairfax County, Va., July 9, ; received a limited schooling; moved to the western frontier of Virginia in ; served in the Virginia militia in the French and Indian wars; member of the Virginia committee of correspondence; at the outbreak of the Revolutionary War was appointed captain in a Virginia regiment; promoted to.

The paymaster of the Rifle Regiment at this time was Lt. Benjamin Ashby. GW’s warrant book indicates that on 8 Aug., Ashby received the pay due to “Colo. Morgans Corps” for April and May, and he received additional funds for rations due the regiment on 13 Aug.

(DLC:GW).Ashby was commissioned an ensign in the 11th Virginia Regiment in Novemberappointed. The 7th Virginia Regiment was one of six additional battalions raised in the colony in early It played a prominent role in driving Lord Dunmore and his loyalist forces off of Gwynn's Island and out of Virginia.

Captain Thomas Posey commanded a rifle. Captain Thomas Posey commanded a rifle company in the 7th regiment and chronicled the engagement in his journal. It is also through Posey's experience-detached with his rifle company to Daniel Morgan's rifle corps-that we see the 7th Virginia's contribution at Saratoga, Whitemarsh, Valley Forge, and the New York frontier.

The 7th Virginia Regiment was one of six additional battalions raised in the colony in early It played a prominent role in driving Lord Dunmore and his loyalist forces off of Gwynn's Island and out of Virginia.

Captain Thomas Posey commanded a rifle. This item is Non-Returnable. The 7th Virginia Regiment was one of six additional battalions raised in the colony in early It played a prominent role in driving Lord Dunmore and his loyalist forces off of Gwynn's Island and out of Virginia.

Captain Thomas Posey commanded a rifle company in the 7th regiment and chronicled the engagement in his journal. These men would find themselves in new Virginia regiments including two regiments of month levies raised in December under Colonel John Green and Lt.

Colonel Samuel Hawes (former captain of the 2d Virginia Regiment in ) which would eventually be named the 1st and 2d Virginia Regiments, as well as a Continental regiment technically. History. Organized February-March on Eastern Shore from Accomac, Northampton, Goochland, Albemarle and Augusta Counties.

Entered Valley Forge with the 5th Virginia Regiment and the 1st Virginia Regiment. Previous Engagements: Chesapeake Bay, Northern New Jersey, Defense of Philadelphia.

Cecere, Mike - CAPTAIN THOMAS POSEY AND THE 7TH VIRGINIA REGIMENT - Heritage Books - ISBN# -BRAND NEW Softcover - pp - The 7th Virginia Regiment was one of six additional battalions raised in the colony in early It played a prominent role in driving Lord Dunmore and his loyalist forces off of Gwynn's Island and out of Virginia.

"The Convention passed an ordinance Jfor raising two regiments of regulars and for organizing the militia. The first regiment was to consist of rank and file, with a colonel, lieutenant- colonel, major, 8 captains, 16 lieutenants, and 8 ensigns; and the second of rank and file, with seven companies and corresponding officers.

The field officers were appointed. 7th Virginia Regiment of the Continental Line. Upcoming Events. February 15 "Race to the Dan" South Boston, VA. March March "Military Thru the Ages. ___n. The 7th Virginia Regiment of the Continental Line is a c (3) not for profit educational organization.

Please. VA 1st (G. Gibson's) Virginia State Regiment [] Recalled to State service Jan. ; VA 1st VA State [Muhlenberg's Bde.] 20 Jan Captain Nathaniel Terry ; Major Thomas Posey of Augusta County ; Other Sources [edit | edit source] Minnis, M. Lee. The First Virginia Regiment of Foot, Crouse, Randy F.

McNew "The Revolutionary War Diary of Major William Croghan of the Virginia Continental Line, ", pages. ISBN. Captain Thomas Posey and the 7th Virginia Regiment Michael Cecere No preview available - Grand Avenues: The Story of the French Visionary who Designed Washington, Part /5(2).- 7 MayCaptain Thomas Posey of the 7th Virginia Regiment marched his company to New Point Comfort and set up a camp “to guard against any alarm or surprise made by the enemy upon the troops stationed at the courthouse (Gloucester), or to prevent depredations being commited [sic] upon the inhabitants.”.

I certainly enjoyed your book, “Captain Thomas Posey and the 7th Virginia Regiment” in my search for my wife’s Revolutionary War ancestor’s identity, William Burks of Virginia. Unfortunately, I have yet to be able to determine enough to satisfy the SAR or DAR which of the many William Burks of Virginia in service he was.