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Aaron Hankinson – Continental Army General

Aaron Hankinson (7 February 1735 – 9 October 1806) was a military officer during the American Revolution and politician who served in the New Jersey state legislature.Hankinson was…

Alexander McDougall – Continental Army General

Alexander McDougall (about 1731–1786) was an American seaman, merchant, a Sons of Liberty leader from New York City before and during the American Revolution, and a military leader…

Rufus Putnam – Continental Army General

Rufus Putnam (April 9, 1738–May 4, 1824) was a colonial military officer during the French and Indian War, and a general in the Continental Army during the American…

Benedict Arnold – Continental Army General

Benedict Arnold ({OldStyleDateDY|January 14,|1741|January 3, 1740}{spaced ndash}June 14, 1801) was a general during the American Revolutionary War who originally fought for the American Continental Army but defected to…

Charles Harrison – Continental Army General

Charles Harrison (1740 – 12 December 1793) was born into the famous Harrison family of Virginia. His brother was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and his…

Lachlan McIntosh – Continental Army General

Lachlan McIntosh (March 17, 1725 – February 20, 1806) was a British-born American military and political leader during the American Revolution and the early United States. In a…

James Reed – Continental Army General

James Reed (1724 or 1722–1807) was a military officer in the French and Indian War and the American Revolution, rising to the rank of brigadier general in the…