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'Battle of Bunker Hill' by American artist, Edward "Percy" Moran (1862-1935), known for his scenes of American history. This significant battle took place on 17 June 1775, mostly on & around Breed's Hill, during the Siege of Boston early in the American Revolutionary War. The battle is named after the adjacent Bunker Hill.

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Revolutionary War Battles

Revolutionary War Battles: America's war for indpendence began on April 19, 1775, when the first shots were fired at Lexington and Concord in Massachusetts.

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Battle of King's Mountain, MAJ Patrick Ferguson, British Army, mortally wounded by Patriot mountain men militia. The Patriots defeated the Regulars and Loyalist militia in a battle that turned the tide in the South and the Revolution.

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I love this painting of George Washington http://pinterest.com/pin/24066179230806784 in prayer at Valley Forge during the American Revolutionary War. What a good example of an honorable leader who recognized his need to rely on a power greater than himself in the performance of his duty and defending the noble cause of liberty. "In God we trust."

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American Revolution: Here is an older study of a Loyalist officer of the King's American Regiment (4th American) . In many of the Loyalist units the officers were as well appointed (or better) than their counterparts in the British Army.

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