3/31/1778. American troops (1 wounded) vs. Loyalist militia;
8/7/1782 Militiaman is shot while keeping guard near Allentown to prevent contraband trade with the British.
Where: 40.17778 -74.58389 Allentown
Maps: [map notes]
Dec 1776 listing 12/27/1776 Allentown. Insufficient data.
Mar 1778 listing 3/31/1778 Allentown. Draw.
June 1778 listing 6/24/1778 Allentown. Insufficient data.
- Munn, David C., Battles and skirmishes of the American Revolution in New Jersey, Bureau of Geology and Topography, Department of Environ-
mental Protection, 1976.
Militiaman Richard Wilgus is shot while keeping guard near
Allentown to prevent contraband trade with the British.
- Desmarais, Norman, The Guide to the American Revolutionary War In New Jersey, Busca, Inc., Ithaca, New York, 2011.
3/31/1778. American troops (1 wounded) vs. Loyalist militia (p.201).
8/7/1782. American militiaman shot while on sentry duty to prevent contraband traffic with British (p.202)