Fragments of Revolutionary History: Being Hitherto Unpublished Writings of the Men of the American Revolution, Collected and Edited, Under Authority of the District of Columbia Society, Sons of the Revolution (Classic Reprint)

Fragments of Revolutionary History: Being Hitherto Unpublished Writings of the Men of the American Revolution, Collected and Edited, Under Authority of the District of Columbia Society, Sons of the Revolution (Classic Reprint)

by Gaillard Hunt
     
 
Excerpt from Fragments of Revolutionary History: Being Hitherto Unpublished Writings of the Men of the American Revolution, Collected and Edited, Under Authority of the District of Columbia Society, Sons of the Revolution

I have this day received intelligence that a party of four hundred British Tories,* have advanced up to the Hanging Rock, to cover the

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Excerpt from Fragments of Revolutionary History: Being Hitherto Unpublished Writings of the Men of the American Revolution, Collected and Edited, Under Authority of the District of Columbia Society, Sons of the Revolution

I have this day received intelligence that a party of four hundred British Tories,* have advanced up to the Hanging Rock, to cover the disaffected who are actually removing not only their own ef feets, but the property of such Whigs as they fall in with, and apprehending the detachment under Col? Davie will be annoyed in the Execution of their Duty, - You will therefore proceed down with the Cavalry, Light Infantry, and Rifle men below the Range of his duty, to cover them in the dis charge thereof. - March with all imaginable secrecy and dispatch, and if possible give the enemy a stroke at the Hanging Rock, should they still be there, and no powerful reasons against it.

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ISBN-13:
9781331290971
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/13/2015
Pages:
210
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.44(d)

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