The shrine of knowledge.

Convention Army

A selection of articles related to convention army.

Encampment of the convention army at Charlotte Ville in Virginia ... Convention Army - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Encampment of the convention army at Charlotte Ville in Virginia ... Encampment of the convention army at Charlotte Ville in Virginia ...

Original articles from our library related to the Convention Army. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Convention Army.

Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Beth Moore
Beth Moore, founder and pastor of internationally known Living Proof Ministries, was born Wanda Elizabeth Green on June 16, 1957 in an army base at Green Bay, Wisconsin. Beth is the fourth of five children and was raised in Arkadelphia.
>> Modern Science
>> Real Interviews
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Gwydion and the Battle of the Trees
One of the common themes in Welsh mythology involves raids into the Underworld. This nether land realm is called by different sources Annwn, Achren, Caer Sidi, or by modern English references: Hades or the Otherworld. The images of the Welsh Underworld were...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
An Overview of Different Types of Scrying
Scrying is a method of divination. It consists of gazing into a crystal, a mirror or some water for example, anything shiny really, in order to enter altered mind states...A good cliché that best describes scrying is the gypsy fortune-teller and her large...
Divination >> Scrying

Convention Army is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Convention Army books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

DoD Instruction 1000.1 - Army Sustainment Command
personnel authorized to accompany the military forces in areas of combat. 3. PERSONS COVERED BY THE GENEVA CONVENTIONS.
Army Defense Travel System Organization Naming Convention
Printed copies of this document may be outdated.
B-230062 [Prize Drawing at Army Recruiting Events]
Army from Canada commanded by Lieutenant-General John
Phillips) titled Weir as “Chief Surgeon to the General Hospital” of the Convention Army (Weir was the only hospital surgeon remaining by that point).
Conventions. A-7. Geneva Prisoners of War a.

Suggested News Resources

Albemarle County getting 2 more historical markers
One will recognize the Convention Army — a group of 4000 captured British and Hessian troops held in the county — from 1779 to 1781. The marker is proposed to be placed at the intersection of Route 658 and Route 601.

Suggested Web Resources

Convention Army - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Convention Army (1777–1783) was an army of British and allied troops captured after the Battles of Saratoga in the American Revolutionary War.
Convention Army
The British army that surrendered at Saratoga (American War of Independence).
Camp Security
Guard interest group holds national convention - Army News | News
Aug 12, 2011 CHARLESTON, W.Va.
Walking the Berkshires: Documenting Burgoyne's Convention Army

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Eugene Bleuler
Place for your opinion