THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY COLLECTION
DRUMS ALONG THE MOHAWK


SCAN-07    The Battle of Saratoga 1777, Continental Army, 
The 1st Canadian Regiment,  2 Line Infantry  (2pcs)     US$80



The 1st Canadian Regiment 

This regiment of the Continental Line, under the command of Colonel Moses Hazen,
was recruited at large during 1776,
and was known as "Congress's Own,"
because it was not attached to the quota of any one of the states.
It was composed of men from all the states and from Canada,
but most were from Pennsylvania and Canada.
Throughout the war,
it was known as a splendid command.

The uniform of the battalion companies until 1779,
was brown faced with white.
After that date the facings were changed to red.
v In August 1777,
the regiment was assigned to Benedict Arnold
on his expedition in relief of theƂ Siege of Fort Stanwix.
It then saw service in both Battles of Saratoga as part of Ebenezer_Learned's brigade.





We now accept PAYPAL,
to purchase your figures please send your order by e-mail to
inquiry@johnjenkinsdesigns.com
after checking that everything is available,
you will be billed via PAYPAL.
your order will be shipped on confirmation of payment.
worldwide airmail 12%
(minimum postage us$10)


JOHN JENKINS DESIGNS
UNIT 6E, TOWER 2,
KING LEY INDUSTRIAL BUILDING,
33-35 YIP KAN STREET,
WONG CHUK HANG,
HONG KONG
Tel: 852 9041 9065