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Service Done by Andrew Colburn in the Last War


Service done by ANDREW COLBURN in the last war.

In the year 1755, I was at Oswego with General Shirly' s Regiment; in the year ' 56, at Fort Edward; in the year ' 57, at Fort William Henry when taken; in the year ' 58, at Ticonderoga in the defeat; in the year ' 59, I sustained a commission in the Province service, and was at the taking of Ticonderoga and Crown Point, with Colonel Ingersoll' s Regiment; in the year ' 60, in Colonel Ruggell' s Regiment, at the taking the several forts on the lakes and Montreal. For the year ' 61, I commanded Captain Cowdan' s Company at Crown Point, and in the year ' 62, at Crown Point; and in the year 1774, I received a Captain' s commission in this Government, in Colonel Reuben Ridders' s Regiment.