||Colonel||8th NC Regiment||1776
||1781||Was a Captain in the New Bern District Minutemen then Pitt County Regiment of Militia.|
Commissioned a Colonel on 11/26/1776.
6/1/1778, commander of 4th NC Regiment.
Wounded at Stono Ferry, SC.
Retired on half pay in Jan. 1781.
Little known about him between Stono and his retirement - he did help recruit new men, and most considered him to be on active duty.
1781, appointed Brig. Gen. (Pro Tempore) for very short while when the NC Gen. Assy thought (incorrectly) that BG William Caswell had resigned. From Pitt County, NC.
|Brandywine Creek (PA), Germantown (PA), Stono Ferry (SC).