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November 30, 1776

Fort Cumberland, Canada.

Captain West's privateer Joseph takes a Guineaman.

 

1777

The HM Sloop-of-war Sphynx takes the privateer schooner Eagle.

 

1778

The Hancock attacks and takes a brig.

 

1781

A Crown barge fires on a Delaware ship.

 

1782

Battle of Cager’s (Cagey’s) Strait (Battle of the Barges)

 

by Norm Desmarais

Recent Articles

The French Landing Site in Newport. Online Journal of Rhode Island History. January 26, 2017.
http://smallstatebighistory.com/identifying-french-landing-site-newport/

 

Rochambeau’s Arrest.  Journal of the American Revolution. November 15, 2016. https://allthingsliberty.com/2016/11/rochambeaus-arrest/

 

 

The French Soldiers Commemorated at the North Burial Ground in Providence. Online Journal of Rhode Island History. Oct. 15, 2015.
http://smallstatebighistory.com/the-french-soldiers-commemorated-at-the-north-burial-ground-in-providence/

 

Russia and the American War for Independence. Journal of the American Revolution. Sept. 14, 2015
http://allthingsliberty.com/2015/09/russia-and-the-american-war-for-independence/

 

 

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