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Hessian Account of the Occupation of Halifax NC- Tagebuch des Regiments von Bose

Musketier Peppler takes aim Between 1776 and 1784 Major Du Buy (later Lt. Colonel) kept a detailed journal of his troops movement and engagements throughout the "American Insurrection".  The occupation and the days prior- "Den 9th May- nach Williams Ford auf dim  ufer des Toar River  10th- uber den Toar River mit boats,  Stony Creek nach Tom Hunters'  Mill und Plantation 11th- uber Swifts' Creek- Fishing  Creek, Britishes Swamp, nach  Bruels' plantation 12th- nacher Hallifax Town-  Allwo das Corps denen Rebellen  Starke Stors,  Rum- Whiskey- S peck und  Indien Mehl  abnahm, und hielen tabak  herbrandenund erschienenen  gefangene einbrechen.  Den 13th & 14th may Halt, und wurde am 14th ├╝ber den Sieg des Lord Rowdon, ein Freuden Feuer gemacht." Paraphrased in English-  9th May- At Williams Ford on the bank of the Tar River. 10th May- On the Tar River in boats, went to Stoney Creek after Tom Hunter's Mill and Plantation 11th Ma

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