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23rdFusilier Supporting Member of TMP07 Jul 2018 1:13 p.m. PST

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The 13th Continental Regiment ( Read's Regiment) was raised April 23, 1775, as a Massachusetts militia regiment at Cambridge, Massachusetts, under Joseph Read. The regiment would join the Continental Army in June 1775. The regiment saw action during the Siege of Boston, the New York Campaign and the Battle of Trenton. As part of General Glover's brigade it fought the rear guard action at Pell's Point in October 18, 1776. The regiment was disbanded on January 1, 1777, at Morristown, New Jersey.

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Personal logo Florida Tory Supporting Member of TMP07 Jul 2018 3:01 p.m. PST

Good looking unit. Thanks for sharing.

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP07 Jul 2018 3:07 p.m. PST

Another good-looking regiment!

Jim

Joes Shop Supporting Member of TMP07 Jul 2018 6:55 p.m. PST

Excellent! Thanks for posting.

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