Battle of Long Island

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Attack on Long Island

Get a FREE ebook of Family Prayers from Proverbs! * indicates required Email Address * First Name * Last Name What’s your primary interest in this subscription? American history Building my faith in God Learning about God’s Law From Diary of the American Revolution, Vol I. Compiled by Frank Moore and published in 1859. AUGUST …

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British Troops land on Long Island

From Diary of the American Revolution, Vol I. Compiled by Frank Moore and published in 1859. August 26. –Tuesday last, a number of ships with troops on board, sailed from Staten Island out of the Narrows; next day they were followed by many more, and about ten o’clock Thursday morning, about ten thousand men landed …

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Battle of Long Island

From Diary of the American Revolution, Vol I. Compiled by Frank Moore and published in 1859. September 3. –General Howe gives the following account of the late action on Long Island: On the twenty-second of last month, in the morning, the British, with Colonel Donop’s corps of Chasseurs and Hessian grenadiers, disembarked near Utrecht on …

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Attack on New York Expected

From Diary of the American Revolution, Vol I. Compiled by Frank Moore and published in 1859. August 22. –This night we have reason to expect the grand attack from our barbarian enemies; the reasons why, follow: The night before last, a lad went over to Staten Island, supped there with a friend, and got safe …

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