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Return of the Second Battalion

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Second Battalion of NEW-JERSEY Troops, commanded by Colonel MAXWELL; Lieut˙ Colonel, ISRAEL SHREVE; Major, DAVID RAY.

First Captain, William Faukner, Esq˙; First Lieutenant, James Dillon; Second Lieutenant, Nathaniel Bowman;

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Ensign, John Sparks. Received 11th November, 1775, per Joseph Ellis, Esq˙ Commissions filled up 12th November, 1775, per S˙ T.

Second Captain, Joseph Braerly, Esq˙; First Lieutenant, Thomas Yard; Second Lieutenant, Jonathan Phillips; Ensign, Thomas Ryerson. Received 20th November, 1775, per John Mehelm, Esq˙ Commissions filled up 21st November, 1775, per S˙ T.

Third Captain, James Lawrey, Esq˙; First Lieutenant, John Hollingshead; Second Lieutenant, James Ashmore; Ensign, Samuel Hendry. Received 27th November, 1775, per John Mehelm, Esq˙ Commissions filled up 28th November, 1775, per S˙ T.

Fourth Captain, William Shute, Esq˙; First Lieutenant, Henry Freese; Second Lieutenant, Jeremiah Smith; Ensign, William Panet. Received 29th November, 1775, per Joseph Ellis, Esq˙ Commissions filled up 29th November, 1775, per S˙ T.

Fifth Captain, Richard Howell, Esq˙; First Lieutenant, John Noble Cumming; Second Lieutenant, Seth Bowman; Ensign, Samuel Naglee. Received 29th November, 1775, per Joseph Ellis, Esq˙ Commissions dated 30th November, 1775, per S˙ T.

Sixth Captain, JohnBudd Scott, Esq˙; First Lieutenant, James Maxwell; Second Lieutenant, John Higgins; Ensign, Francis Dulloss. Received 9th December, 1775, per John Mehelm, Esq˙ Commissions dated 11th December, 1775, per S˙ T.

Seventh Captain, Joseph Stout, Esq,; First Lieutenant, Samuel Reading; Second Lieutenant, Ephraim Anderson; Ensign, Aaron Lane, Jun˙ Received the 18th December, 1775, per John Mehelm, Esq˙ Commissions dated 18th December, 1775, per S˙ T.

Eighth Captain, Archibald Shaw, Esq˙; First Lieutenant, Henry Luce; Second Lieutenant, William Helm; Ensign, George Reynolds. Received 25th December, 1775, per John Mehelm, Esq˙ Commissions dated 25th December, 1775, per S˙ T.

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