George Mason IV, U.S. Revolutionary War

Colonel George Mason IV Forms The Fairfax County Militia

On September 21, 1774, Colonel George Mason IV formed an independent company of a volunteer militia in response to the crisis with the British Parliament. George Mason IV’s son William Mason enlisted in the Fairfax Militia at the start of the American Revolutionary War.

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