Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Colonel Henry Jackson” in chapter 1 of Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 1:
...t military salute of the Revolutionary army.
One regiment, formed from the disbanded army, was continued in service at West Point a few months after the discharge of the rest.
In this regiment, Colonel Henry Jackson was first in rank, Lieutenant-Colonel William Hull the second, Major Caleb Gibbs the third, and Major Sumner the fourth.
On July 1, 1784, his military career finally closed.
Major Sumner was ab...
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