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2nd Massachusetts Regiment [NA]
« on: April 08, 2018, 12:35:30 AM »

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The 2nd Massachusetts Regiment, also referred as Bailey's regiment, was a regiment within Massachusetts Line during the establishment of the continental army in 1777. It was a successor to some Massachusetts provincial regiments during the 1775 establishment. The regiment was also referred to as the 23rd Continental Regiment during the 1776 establishment.

 It was first raised on April 23, 1775 under the command of Colonel John Thomas just outside Boston, Massachusetts. Officially the commanding officer for the remainder of it's existence was Colonel John Bailey. The regiment would seek action at; Bunker hill, New York campaign, Battle of Trenton, Battle of Princeton, Battle of Saratoga and the Battle of Monmouth. The regiment was later disbanded on November 3rd, 1783 at West Point, New York.

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Re: 2nd Massachusetts Regiment [NA]
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2018, 01:56:21 AM »
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Re: 2nd Massachusetts Regiment [NA]
« Reply #2 on: April 08, 2018, 12:12:14 PM »
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Re: 2nd Massachusetts Regiment [NA]
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Re: 2nd Massachusetts Regiment [NA]
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2018, 05:26:54 PM »
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