The American Revolution in North Carolina

NC Artillery
On May 9, 1776, the General Assembly authorized the creation of one company of NC Artillery. On January 7, 1777, the General Assembly authorized the creation of a second company of NC Artillery.

Unit

Captain

NC Artillery - 1st Company

John Vance*

NC Artillery - 2nd Company**

Thomas Clark**

On July 10, 1777, both of these units are placed on the NC Continental Line.

*Resigned in November of 1777. Replaced by Capt. John Kingsbury on November 16, 1777.

**Disbanded in June of 1779.



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