Third Battalion Pennsylvania Regiment of Foot
"The Augusta Regiment," Burd's Company
1756-1764

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Part of the original road built and used by the men of Fort Augusta exists outside Sunbury on private land. The road was used to connect the fort with the Reading Road to enable travel to and from the Reading/Philadelphia area.

 

 

A LIST OF OFFICERS IN THE PROVINCE PAY WITH THE DATES OF THEIR COMMISSIONS
Pennsylvania Battalion
The Augusta Regiment

Colonel Wm. Clapham, 29 March, 1756
Major James Burd, 24 April,
Thomas Lloyd, 2 April,
Joseph Shippen, 3 ditto,
Patrick Work, 22 ditto,
Elisha Salter, 11 May,
David Jemison, 19 ditto,
John Hambright, 16 August,
Levy Trump, 3 April,
Patrick Davis, 4 ditto,
Charles Garraway, 15 ditto,
Daniel Clark, 1 May,

William Anderson, 10 ditto,
Ashter Clayton, Adjutant, 24 ditto,
William Clapham, 20 August,
John Mears, 20 April
Samuel Atley, 23 ditto,
Charles Broadhead, 29 ditto,
William Patterson, 14 May,
John Morgan, 24 ditto,
Samuel Miles, ditto,
Joseph Scott, ditto,
Patrick Allison, 25 June