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  • headquarters of General Howe at the close of the battle, and in 1793, when Germantown, owing to the yellow fever in Philadelphia, was the temporary capital of the
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  • winter of 1777-8, at the battle of Germantown, on the Hudson River, and in Connecticut, with Wayne in Pennsylvania, and rounded out the full measure of his
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  • was appointed by Congress as Commander of the Horse in the Continental Army. He fought at the battle of Germantown, conducted expeditions to obtain provisions
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  • battle of Germantown, Philadelphia, 4 Oct. 1777. In the autumn of 1778 he inflicted heavy loss on the enemy by the capture and destruction of stores at
    386 bytes (1,257 words) - 13:37, 29 January 2011
  • commander of the horse with rank of brigadier. He saved the army from surprise at Warren Tavern, and took part, 4 Oct., 1777, in the battle of Germantown. He
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  • guards in the action at Westfield, the battle of Brandywine, the capture of Philadelphia, and the battle of Germantown, and he returned to England in May
    411 bytes (914 words) - 16:01, 17 August 2011
  • 22nd of August 1777. In the battle of Brandywine (Sept. 11, 1777) he again commanded the American right; he took part in the battle of Germantown (Oct
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  • represented in the accompanying illustration. During the battle of Germantown, 4 Oct., 1777, the doors of the house were riddled by bullets, and cannon-balls
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  • lad, who was killed as an ensign in the British 15th foot at the battle of Germantown, Philadelphia, 4 Oct. 1777, and a daughter, married to a custom-house
    358 bytes (1,397 words) - 06:11, 5 September 2011
  • considered as a Progressive Science” (1870); “On Libraries” (1871); “The Life and Works of Francis Lieber” (1873); and “The Battle of Germantown” (1878).
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  • he was aiding in the care of the wounded after the battle of Germantown, and he made his first studies under the direction of Dr. John Redman. He attended
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  • part in the battle of Germantown, and in the winter of 1777-'8 engaged in the operations of Gen. Anthony Wayne, contributing to the defeat of a British
    492 bytes (985 words) - 16:11, 18 March 2010
  • upstairs WYCK could they follow the movements of the enemy that lost for them the Battle of Germantown? And Wyck—white, cloistered, vine-laden, with fragrant
    370 bytes (4,597 words) - 21:00, 21 September 2012
  • Elizabeth Drinker): the battle of Germantown, the difficulty of finding shelter for the wounded soldiers, the bombardment and destruction of the three forts which
    317 bytes (5,158 words) - 12:08, 11 April 2016
  • benevolent impulses. “This event was the battle of Germantown, in 1777. His religious principles kept him out of the battle, but his humanity led him to seek
    563 bytes (4,210 words) - 17:51, 16 April 2014
  • benefit of the American prisoners taken at the battle of Germantown. Another instance of her benevolence is characteristic. On hearing, in one of her visits
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  • battle of Germantown. Skerrett was young and a hard rider. He lamed his horse the first day. He lost time in getting another. It was the evening of October
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  • of his army at Germantown, and on 4 Oct. the battle of Germantown was fought. Greene's division, moving in a circuitous course to attack the front of
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  • Rhode Island, the expedition to the Chesapeake, and the battles of Brandywine, Germantown, and Monmouth Court House. He was promoted captain on 10 Aug
    433 bytes (1,164 words) - 07:40, 7 March 2013
  • ensign of the 4th regiment of Pennsylvania line, 3 Jan., 1777. He was promoted 1st lieutenant 2 May, and was in battles of Brandywine, Germantown (where
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