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The Conestoga Area Historical Society


Revolutionary War Links


These links include information about people who served in the American Revolution from our area. In Addition there is background information on people who served anywhere in Pa, including information on the Pennsylvania draft law, how the troops were organized, age requirements, and what happened to those who didnŐt serve because of religious objections to war.

Background information on Revolutionary War Service - Militia Requirements, Covers all of Pa.
Revolutionary War Soldiers from Our Area - Material collected by James Jolly, Dept. of History, Millersville University, Retired

Additional lists of Revolutionary War Soldiers from our area, from the printed Pa. Archives.



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