Volume 2 contains brief histories, rosters of field and staff officers, and rolls of enlisted Pennsylvanians and their ranks for each of several independent and non–state specific regiments. It also features a lengthy section composed of excerpts from orderly books and diaries of the Pennsylvania line, ranging from 1778 to 1782.
This volume includes the following chapters:
The New Eleventh
The German Regiment
The Corps of Count Von Ottendorff
Pennsylvanians in Col. Hazen’s Regiment
The Wyoming Valley Companies
Pennsylvanians in Commander-in-Chief’s Guards
Col. Moylan’s Cavalry Regiment
Armand’s First Partisan Legion
Pennsylvanians in Pulaski’s Legion
Pennsylvanians in Lee’s Partisan Corps
Von Heer’s Light Dragoons
The Pennsylvania Artillery
Capt. Coren’s Independent Company of Artillery
The Invalid Regiment
The Orderly Books of the Pennsylvania Line
This volume contains a comprehensive index for both volumes 1 and 2.
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About the Author
William Henry Egle (1830–1901) was a Pennsylvania physician and author of numerous Pennsylvania local histories. He served as the Pennsylvania state librarian from 1887 to 1898.