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War Veterans

 

Dellinger, Knecht, Pfeffer,
 Silar, and allied families

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Colonial Wars

Revolutionary War

Civil War

The Spanish - American War

World War One

World War Two

Korean War

Vietnam War

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Colonial Militia 2

COLONIAL WARS

1607-1763
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NAME

DOB-DOD

UNITS / RANK

 

 

 

 

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REVOLUTIONARY WAR

1775-1783

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NAME

DOB-DOD

UNITS / RANK

ABEL, Johan George *

1744-1785

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Pennsylvania Militia; of York Co., 1st Battalion, Capt. Michael Kauffelt’s Company (1781)

ARNOLD, Johannes *

1735-c.1806

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Pennsylvania Militia, 6th Battalion of York Co. Captain Thomas McNerry's Company (1777), Private,

ATTIG, John George

1742-1790

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Pennsylvania Militia; of York Co., 1st Battalion, Capt. Michael Kauffelt’s Company (1781)

BARD (Barth) George Philip

1736-1793

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Pennsylvania Militia, of Lancaster County, Capt. Roland’s Co., (1775)

CHRISTMAN, Balthaser

1760-unk.

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Pennsylvania Militia, of York County, 1st Battalion, 7th Company (1783)

DELLINGER, Frederick

ca. 1750-1815

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Continental Army; Pennsylvania Line; German Regiment, Peter Boyle’s Company – Private (1777-1782)

DELLINGER, Jacob *

1751-1824

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Pennsylvania Militia, of York Co., 3rd Battalion Capt. Jacob Bieber’s 1st Company (1777); 1st Battalion, Capt. Michael Kauffelt’s Company (1781)

DELLINGER, Johannes "John"

1741-unk.

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Pennsylvania Militia of York Co.,  3rd Battalion Capt. Jacob Bieber’s 1st Company (1777); 1st Battalion, Capt. Michael Kauffelt’s Company (1781), 8th Battalion, Capt. Samuel Fulton’s 5th Company (1781)

DELLINGER, Joseph "Joshua"

c.1737-c.1826

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Pennsylvania Militia, of York Co.,  3rd Battalion Capt. Jacob Bieber’s 1st Company (1777)

DRITT, Johann Peter

1755-1839

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Pennsylvania Militia, of York Co.,  3rd Battalion Capt. Jacob Bieber’s 1st Company (1777)

GILBERT, Andrew (Andreas), Sr.*

1728-1816

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Pennsylvania Militia, of York Co.,  3rd Battalion Capt. Jacob Bieber’s 1st Company (1777); 

ILGES, Johann Georg *

1745-1801

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Pennsylvania Militia, 6th Battalion of York Co. Captain Thomas McNerry's Company (1777), Private,

ILGES, Johann Philip

1752-1792

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Pennsylvania Militia, 6th Battalion of York Co., Captain Thomas McNerry's Company

KELLER, Anthony II *

c.1744-1817

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Pennsylvania Militia; of York Co. 3rd Battalion Capt. Jacob Bieber’s 1st Company (1777)1st Battalion, Capt. Michael Kauffelt’s Company (1781)

LIEBERKNECHT, Johann Friedrich*

1732-1797

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Pennsylvania Militia; of York Co., 3rd Battalion Capt. Jacob Bieber’s 1st Company (1777)

REINHARD, George Philip

1761-1800

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Pennsylvania Militia; of York Co., (1776), Private (Not Verified)

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THE AMERICAN

 CIVIL WAR

1861-1865

 

Civil War Monument

Tomb of about 2,111 unknowns gathered from

Civil War battlefields, Arlington National Cemetery

NAME

DOB-DOD

BRANCH / UNIT / RANK

BENNER, Benjamin Adam

1841-1926

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29th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment - Private

DELLINGER, Jonathan *

1846-1921

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187th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, Co. H - Sergeant

GOTTA, Alexander C.

c.1840-unk.

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57th New York Infantry Regiment, Co. H

LEITHISER, Jacob

1848-unk.

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195th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, Co. K - Private

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Rough Riders at San Juan Hill

Rough Riders charge at Jan Juan Hill, Cuba

THE SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR
1898

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Spanish-American War Memorial

Section 22, Arlington National Cemetery

NAME

DOB-DOD

BRANCH / UNIT / RANK

 
 
 
 

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Soldier (WWI)

 

WORLD WAR ONE

1917-1918

WWI Memorial

World War I Memorial, Washington, DC

NAME

DOB-DOD

BRANCH / UNIT / RANK

GOTTA, Paul Cousart

1897-1978

29th Infantry Division

NJ National Guard , 3rd Inf. Regt., Co. M – Private – 1917

U.S. Army; 29th Div., 114 Inf. Regt., Co. D.; 1917-19 – P.F.C.

NEFF, Albert , Jr.

1891-1965

 

 Unknown

SILAR, George D.

1899-1965

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U.S. Army; Infantry, American Expeditionary Forces (AEF)

SILAR, Harry Eugene

1895-1986

AAF Insignia (rose)

U.S. Army; Air Corps, 43rd Aero Squadron

SILAR, Sherman Rhoades *

1897-1969

28th Inf

PA National Guard, 3rd Inf., Co. A, 1917

U.S. Army; 28th Div., 110 Inf. Regt., Supply Co.; 1917-19,  Pvt.

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Lone Sailor (white) rev

WORLD WAR TWO

1941-1945
WWII Memorial

World War II Memorial, Washington, DC

NAME

DOB-DOD

BRANCH / UNIT /RANK

SILAR, Ammon Homer

1908-1990

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U.S. Army; Corporal (1943-45)

SILAR, Freeman Alfred

1915-1978

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U.S. Army: Private

SILAR, Leon Roy

1908-1965

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U.S. Army: Private

SILAR, Lorin Gordon

1920-1995

US Navy Seal (white)

U.S. Navy, Chief Petty Officer

SILAR, Richard Allen

1915-1945

15th Air Corps (lt

U.S. Army; 15th Air Corps, 304th Bomber Wing, 459th Group, 759th Squadron

SILAR, Robert Jackson

1926-1989

7th Infantry  Division (pale yellow)

U.S. Army; 7th Infantry Division - Staff Sgt.

SILAR, Samuel Wiliard

1919-2004

66th Inf

U.S. Army; 66th Infantry Division - Private First Class

SILER, Frederick George *

1924-1991

Seabees Patch (WWII) pale yellow

U.S. Navy; 6th Special Construction Battalion

Petty Officer 1st Class

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Korean War Memorial (cropped)

Korean War Memorial, Washington, D.C.

 
KOREAN WAR
1950-1953
 

Soldier (WWII) lt

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BRANCH / UNIT / RANK

 
 
 
 

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VIETNAM WAR

1964-1973

 

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SOURCES AND CITATIONS

Sources and Citations

 

Additional information regarding the sources used to compile the military service of these soldiers can be found at the via the following links:

My Paternal Ancestors: Dellinger; Knecht; Pfeffer; Silar and allied families

DKPS Source Documents

Pennsylvania Militia, York County – Revolutionary War

187th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment (USA) – Civil War

110th Infantry Regiment, 28th Division, U.S.Army – World War One

6th Special Naval Construction Battalion, USN – World War Two 

 

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Contact Information

 

Email

Snail mail:

Fred
889 Dante Ct.
Mantua, NJ 08051

USA

Living Relatives (grill)

Updated 01 April 2011

Email

Snail mail:

Fred
889 Dante Ct.
Mantua, NJ 08051

USA

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