Maryland State Artillery Companies

  • Authorized on January 14, 1776 in the Maryland State Troops as the 1st and 2nd Maryland State Artillery Companies.
  • Organized in the spring of 1776 at Baltimore and Annapolis, respectively.
  • Reorganized on October 23, 1776 to consist of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Maryland State Artillery Companies (3rd Maryland State Artillery Company organized in winter 1776 at Annapolis.)
  • Adopted on November 27 in the Continental Army as the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Maryland Continental Artillery Companies and assigned to the Main Army.
  • 1st Maryland Continental Artillery Company merged and redesingated on May 9, 1780 as the 11th Company of the 1st Continental Artillery Regiment.
  • 2nd & 3rd Maryland Continental Artillery Companies merged and redesingated on May 9, 1780 as the 12th Company of the 1st Continental Artillery Regiment.
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