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Loyalist (American Establishment) Orderly Books

Last Updated 25 July 2001
© 2000, 2001 John K. Robertson, Don Hagist, and Todd Braisted

Unit Begin Date End Date Location Source/Options
LA-1
1st American Regiment
Served as the Queen's American Rangers until May 1779 when it was promoted to the American establishment.
Books for the prior period are listed under the Queen's American Rangers.
         
         
         
LA-2
2d American Regiment
Served as the Volunteers of Ireland until May 1779 when it was promoted to the American establishment.
Books for the prior period are listed under the Volunteers of Ireland.
         
         
         
Placed on the British Establishment as the 105th Regiment of Foot [Dec 1782]
Books for this period appear under the 105th Regiment of Foot.
LA-3
3d American Regiment
Served as the New York Volunteers until May 1779 when it was promoted to the American establishment.
Books for the prior period are listed under the New York Volunteers.
         
LA-3-aa.
3d American Regiment
10 Feb 1782 28 Jun 1782 Camp James Island, Charlestown †Original: New-York HS, also microfilm, #102.1, reel 10, pt. 2.
         
LA-4
4th American Regiment
Served as the King's American Regiment until March 1781 when it was promoted to the American establishment.
Books for the prior period are listed under the Kings American Regiment.
         
LA-4-aa.
4th American Regiment
18 Apr 1783 16 May 1783 New York †Original: privately owned; New Bruswick Museum, Loyalists, CB Doc. (typescript).
         
LA-5
5th American Regiment
Served as the British Legion until March 1781 when it was promoted to the American establishment.
Books for the prior period are listed under the British Legion.
         
         
         

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