3rd Maryland Regiment

Stirling’s Division | 1st Maryland Brigade (Smallwood’s Brigade) | 3rd Maryland Regiment


Organized March 1777 from Anne Arundel, Prince George, Talbot, Hartford, and Summerset Counties.

Entered Valley Forge May 1778 with 360 assigned and 201 fit for duty

Left Valley Forge with 477 assigned and 282 fit for duty.

Previous engagements: New Jersey 1777, Defense of Philadelphia, Philadelphia-Monmouth

Field Officers

  • Colonel Mordecai Gist
  • Lt. Colonel Nathaniel Ramsey
  • Major Archibald Anderson

Company Commanders

  • Captain Joseph Marburg
  • Captain William Price
  • Captain Benjamin Brooks
  • Captain Samuel Griffith
  • Captain John Deaver
  • 1st Lieutenant John Bailey
  • 1st Lieutenant George Armstrong
  • 1st Lieutenant Horatio Clagett
  • 1st Lieutenant John Smith

Regimental Staff

  • Surgeon Levin Denwood