The American Revolution in North Carolina

Benjamin Wynns

Colonel over the Hertford County Regiment of Militia - 1775-1780

On 9/9/1775, Benjamin Wynns was commissioned as Colonel/Commandant over the Hertford County Regiment of Militia, a position he retained until early 1780. He led the Hertford County Regiment at the early battle of the Great Bridge near Norfolk, Virginia on 12/9/1775.

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