General Washington General of the Continental Army 1 st President of the United States "I walk on untrodden ground. There is scarcely any part of my conduct which may not hereafter be drawn into precedent."
Brigadier General Ebenezer Learned commander of Learned’s Continental Brigade from Massachusetts
Colonel Daniel Morgan commander of Morgan’s Continental Rifle Corps
General Benedict Arnold Continental Brigade commander and primary American Leader on the battlefield
John Adams Signed the Treaty of Paris 1793 2 nd president of the U.S. member of the 1st and 2nd Continental Congress, Ambassador to the Netherlands
John Jay member of the 1st and 2nd Continental Congress, President of the Congress from December 1778- September 1779, an ambassador to Spain
Major General Horatio Gates Commander of Northern Continental Army