3rd New Hampshire Regiment

Lee’s Division | Poor’s Brigade | 3rd New Hampshire Regiment


Organized June 1775 at Fitzwilliam from Cheshire, Hillsborough and Cumberland Counties.

Entered Valley Forge with 369 men assigned, 237 fit for duty.

Left Valley Forge with 316 assigned, 109 fit for duty.

Previous engagements: Siege of Boston, Defense of Canada, Lake Champlain, Trenton-Princeton, Philadelphia-Monmouth

Field Officers

  • Colonel Alexander Scammell
  • Lt. Colonel Henry Dearborn
  • Major James Norris

Company Commanders

  • Captain Isaac Frye
  • Captain James Gray
  • Captain William Ellis
  • Captain Daniel Livermore
  • Captain Zachariah Beal
  • Captain Michael Mcclary
  • Captain Richard Weare
  • Captain Benjamin Strong

Regimental Staff

  • Quartermaster James Blanchard
  • Adjutant Nicholas Gilman
  • Adjutant Joseph Boynton
  • Paymaster William Weeks
  • Surgeon Ivory Hovery
  • Surgeon Edmund Chadborne
  • Surgeon’s Mate Edmund Chadwick
  • Quartermaster Sergeant John Jones
  • Sergeant Major Adine Goodneugh
  • Drum Major Thomas Powell