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February 22,

 

1777

Newport, Rhode Island.

Paulus Hook, New Jersey. HMS Dependence is tied up to avoid ice, but firing ensues when the Americans try to cut the lines.

 

1779

Thomas's Plantation, Georgia.

 

1780

Stono, South Carolina.

 

1781

Belleville Plantation, South Carolina.

Near Manigault's Ferry, South Carolina.

A Massachusetts ship takes Captain Isaiah Cahoon and other Whig prisoners to New York.

 

1782

The French capture Montserrat.

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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