Enlisted for three years in the 15th Virginia Regiment and DIED in service APR 1778 at Valley Forge. His wife was awarded a state pension. Private Shadrach WHITT served at Valley Forge in the 15th VA Regiment, Foster’s Company. He is shown as “Sick Absent” in Dec. 1777, “Waiting on Sick” in Jan. 1778, “Sick” in Feb. and March 1778, and “Died, no Date given” in April 1778. Additional Remarks: Born circa 1741 in Lunenberg, Virginia. Wife was name Mary ROGERS.