John Pratt (soldier)

Summary

John Pratt
Captain John Pratt by Ralph Earl.jpg
Captain John Pratt by Ralph Earl, 1792
Born(1753-10-12)October 12, 1753
Pennsylvania
DiedDecember 27, 1824(1824-12-27) (aged 71)
AllegianceUnited States of America
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service1779–1783,1785–1793
RankCaptain
Commands heldAdjutant General of the U.S. Army
Battles/warsAmerican Revolutionary War

Northwest Indian War

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John Pratt (October 12, 1753 – December 27, 1824) was an officer in the United States Army who served as acting Adjutant General of the U.S. Army from 1790 to 1791.

See also

References

  • Heitman, Francis B. (1903). Historical Register and Dictionary of the United States Army, Volume 1. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office. pp. 37, 804.
  • Lytle, Richard M.; Gordon, Martin (2004). Soldiers of America's First Army, 1791. Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press. p. 163.
  • Rodenbough, Theophilus F.; Haskin, William L. (1896). The Army of the United States. New York City: Maynard, Merrill & Co. p. 5.
  • "Military History of John Pratt". Pennsylvania Cincinnati Military History. The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania. Archived from the original on 2013-04-15. Retrieved 2009-06-07.

External links

  • Biography from the Dallas Museum of Art
Military offices
Preceded by Adjutant General of the U. S. Army
November 7, 1790 – September 4, 1791 (acting)
Succeeded by