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List of Field Officers to the six New Battalions to be raised in Virginia


Williamsburg, 15th November, 1776.

The following gentlemen are appointed Field-Officers to the six new battalions to be raised in this State on the Continental


establishment, viz: Colonels: Edward Stevens, Daniel Morgan, James Wood, Samuel Meredith, Charles Lewis, and David Mason, Esquires. Lieutenant-Colonels: Christian Febiger, John Gibson, Lewis Willis, John Neaville, Richard K˙ Meade, and James Innis, Esquires. Majors: William Heath, Abraham Buford, Charles Simms, George Lyne, George Nicholas, and Holt Richeson, Esquires.