Category

German Military Personnel

Category
Johann Ewald – German Military Personnel

Johann Ewald was born in Kassel, the capital city of the Landgraviate of Hesse-Kassel, on 30 March 1744. His father Georg Heinrich Ewald was a bookkeeper, and his…

August Franz Globensky – German Military Personnel

August Franz Globensky, born August Franciszek Głąbiński (or Glaubenskindt, Globenski, Glanbenkind; January 1, 1754 – April 19, 1830), was a Polish physician and one of the founding members…

Wilhelm von Knyphausen – German Military Personnel

Wilhelm, Reichsfreiherr zu Innhausen und Knyphausen (4 November 1716 Lütetsburg ((Ostfriesland))–7 December 1800 Kassel) was a general from Hesse-Cassel. He fought in the American Revolutionary War, during which…

Georg Pausch – German Military Personnel

Georg Pausch (born about 1740; died in 1795 or 1796) was a Hessian soldier. He is noted for the journal he left describing the experiences and those of…

Johann Rall – German Military Personnel

Johann Gottlieb Rall (also spelled Rahl) (ca. 1726 – December 26, 1776) was a German colonel, best known for being in command of Hessian troops in Trenton, New…

Friedrich Baum – German Military Personnel

Friedrich Baum (1727–1777) was a Brunswick dragoon Lieutenant Colonel in British service during the American Revolutionary War. Baum served under Major General Friedrich Adolf Riedesel commanding the Dragoon…