to colonel, and Winfield Scott, Edward Pendleton Gaines, and Eleazer W. Ripley were commissioned colonels.
In the summer of 1812, Gen. Joseph Bloomfield was sent to Lake Champlain with several regiments, and on September 1 he had gathered at Plattsburg about 8,000 men — regulars, volunteers, and militia — besides small advanced parties at Chazy and Champlain.
General Dearborn took direct command of this army soon afterwards, and about the middle of November he made an unsuccessful attempt tobeen engaged in it.
Hampton refused to meet Wilkinson at St. Regis, as the latter had requested after the battle at Chrysler's Field.
Wilkinson directed Hampton to join the camp at French Mills.
This order, also, he disobeyed, and retired to Plattsburg with his army of 4,000 men.
Army of occupation, 1845-46.
When the annexation of Texas caused warlike preparations in Mexico, Gen. Zachary Taylor was ordered to proceed to a point near the frontier between the two countries to defend Texas
t, New Bedford, Newburyport, Plymouth.
Michigan—Detroit, Grand Haven, Grand Rapids.
Marquette, Port Huron.
Minnesota—Duluth, St. Paul.
Mississippi—Natchez, Shieldsborough, Vicksburg.
Missouri—Kansas City, St. Joseph, St. Louis.
New Jersey—Bridgeton, Newark, Perth Amboy, Somers Point, Trenton, Tuckerton.
New York—Albany, Buffalo, Cape Vincent, Dunkirk, New York, Ogdensburg, Oswego, Patchogue, Plattsburg, Port Jefferson, Rochester, Sag Harbor, Suspension Bridge.
North Carolina—Beaufort, Edenton, Newberne, Wilmington.
Ohio–Cincinnati, Columbus, Cleveland, Sandusky, Toledo.
Oregon–Astoria, Empire City, Portland, Yaquina.
Pennsylvania–Erie, Philadelphia, Pittsburg.
Rhode Island—Bristol, Newport, Providence.
South Carolina—Beaufort, Charleston, Georgetown.
Texas–Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Eagle Pass, El Paso,