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John Cadwalader – American Militia General

John Cadwalader (January 10, 1742 – February 10, 1786) was a commander of Pennsylvania troops during the American Revolutionary War.==Early life==John Cadwalader was born in Trenton, New Jersey…

Abraham Ten Broeck – American Militia General

Abraham Ten Broeck (May 13, 1734{Citation needed|date=December 2007} – January 19, 1810) was a New York politician, businessman, and militia Brigadier General of Dutch descent. He was twice…

William Campbell – American Militia General

William Campbell (born 1745 and died on August 22,1781) was a Virginia farmer, pioneer, and soldier. One of the thirteen signers of the earliest statement of armed resistance…

Nathanael Greene – American Militia General

Nathanael Greene ({OldStyleDate|August 7|1742|July 27}{spaced ndash}June 19, 1786, frequently misspelled Nathaniel) was a major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War, known for his successful…

Nathan Miller – American Militia General

Nathan Miller (March 20, 1743 – May 20, 1790) was an American shipbuilder and merchant from Warren, Rhode Island. He was a delegate for Rhode Island to the…

Simeon Thayer – American Militia General

Simeon Thayer (April 30, 1737 – October 14, 1800) fought in Rogers’ Rangers during the French and Indian War and made a harrowing escape from French-allied Indians. At…

John Hancock – American Militia General

John Hancock ({OldStyleDateDY|January 23,|1737|January 12, 1736} – October 8, 1793) was a merchant, statesman, and prominent Patriot of the American Revolution. He served as president of the Second…