The Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Connecticut

The Capture of the Hessians at Trenton, December 26, 1776-1828. Left: Jonathan Trumbull Jr. (1740-1809) - Speaker of the Us House of Representatives. Right: Jonathan Trumbull Sr. (1710-1785) - Governor of Connecticut
The Battle of Bunker's Hill, June 17, 1775. Right: William Hull (1753-1825) - Lieutenant-Colonel in the Continental Army
The Resignation of General Washington, December 23, 1783. Left: Thomas Y. Seymour (1757-1811) - Lieutenant in the 2nd Continental Regiment of the Dragoons
The Death of General Mercer at the Battle of Princeton, January 1777

Battles & Engagements

  • Capture of Ticonderoga – May 10, 1775.
  • Battle of Bunker Hill – June 17, 1775.
  • Assault upon Quebec – Dec. 31, 1775.
  • Siege of Boston – May, 1775, to Mar. 17, 1776.
  • Affair of the Cedars – Canada, May 19, 1776.
  • Battle of Long Island – Aug. 27, 1776.
  • Battle of Kip’s Bay – 15 Sept. 1776.
  • Battle of Harlem Heights – Sept. 16, 1776.
  • Battle of White Plains – Oct. 28, 1776.
  • Fall of Fort Washington – Nov. 16 1776.
  • Battle of Trenton – Dec. 25, 1776.
  • Battle of Princeton – -Jan. 3, 1777.
  • Meigs’ Sag Harbor Expedition – May, 23 1777.
  • Battle of Bennington – Aug. 16, 1777.
  • Battle at Saratoga – Sept. 19, Oct. 7, 1777.
  • Battle of Brandywine – Sept. 11 1777.
  • Battle of Germantown – Oct. 4, 1777.
  • Defence of Mud Island, Pa. – Nov. 12-16, 1777.
  • Affair at White Marsh, Pa. – Dec. 7 1777.
  • Battle of Monmouth – June 28, 1778.
  • Wyoming Valley Massacre – July 3, 1778.
  • Battle of Rhode Island – Aug. 29, 1778.
  • Tryon’s Attack upon New Haven, etc. – July 5-10, 1779.
  • Storming of Stony Point – July 15, 1779.
  • Sullivan’s Indian Raid – July –Aug., 1779.
  • Battle of Springfield, N.J. – June 23, 1780.
  • Affair of Fort George, N.Y. – Oct. 11, 1780.
  • Battle of Green Spring, Va. – July 6, 1781.
  • Arnold’s Attack up New London – Sept. 6, 1781.
  • Siege and Surrender of Yorktown – Sept.-Oct., 1781.
  • Various Naval Actions – 1776-1782.