|1stClass||Grenadiers, Light Infantry, Guards|
|2ndClass||Regulars, Hessians, Continentals, Rangers, Jagers, British Legion foot, Queen’s Rangers|
|3rdClass||Raw Regulars, Veteran Militia, Loyalists, Mountain Men|
|4thClass||Militia, Inexperienced Loyalists, European-led Indians|
We used the above classifications for troops. We felt that the best of the loyalist troops were as good as regulars. I have some references to support this somewhere.