4th Artillery Regiment

Brigade of Artillery | 4th Artillery Regiment


Organized October-November 1775 at Philadelphia.

Entered Valley Forge January 1778 with 167 fit for duty.

Left Valley Forge with 159 fit for duty.

Previous Engagements: Delaware Bay, Trenton-Princeton, Northern New Jersey, Defense of Philadelphia, Philadelphia-Monmouth

Field Officers

  • Colonel Thomas Procter
  • Lt. Colonel John Strobagh
  • Major Thomas Forrest

Company Commanders

  • Captain Charles Turnbull
  • Captain Herculas Courteney
  • Captain Francis Procter Sr.
  • Captain Bartholemeu Von Herr
  • Captain Isaac Craig
  • Captain Francis Procter Jr.
  • Captain Joseph Rice
  • Captain Amos Wilkerson
  • Captain James Simonds

Regimental Staff

  • Quartermaster John B Webster
  • Paymaster Mathew Mcguire
  • Surgeon William Adams
  • Surgeon’s Mate John Morton