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April Morning

.... reached Lexington that a British army landed, the local militia was mustered through much urging by Moses Cooper and Jonas Parker, the Captain of the Militia. ....

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ORONOKO

.... the lash from such hands?¢ and they all replied "No, no, no; Caesar has spoke like a great captain, like a great king,¢ (1901). The militia pursued the ....

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Swamp Fox

.... (32) In 1753, when the French and Indian War began, Marion joined a militia company led by his older .... (Patriot) Marion was then appointed Captain of the Second ....

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Robert Smalls

.... record was dismissed, and Smalls was promoted to the position of Captain. .... Texas frontier, warning that their removal would encourage private militia groups to ....

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John Paul Jones and the New American Navy

.... The Drakes captain was killed, and it's lieutenant was injured, resulting in a surrender. After these events, Jones became infamous among the British. Militia ....

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abraham lincon

.... He did several jobs to support himself; ferryman, rail-splitter, store clerk and store-owner, captain of militia in the Black Hawk war, and postmaster. ....

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UP DATED BENEDICT ARNOLD

.... Arnold then became a captain in the Connecticut Militia. General George Washington had his favorites, which Arnold was among the very few. ....

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An American sense of identity and unity by the revoulution

.... regulars. However, the British did not pay any recognition to the American militia commission above the rank of captain. This insulted ....

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Rise to Rebellion

.... While chasing a smuggler the captain cut too close to the shore and ran aground. .... The militia then took up a position outside of Boston and began to dig ....

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Drums Along the Mohawk

.... The militia found and killed Butler and the Mohawk Valley was saved. .... Mrs. McKlennar is the widow of an army captain who lives n Mohawk Valley. ....

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Mexican Revolution

.... (Womack) Blanco promoted to Captain of the militia cavalry. (Sapia-Bosch) July 1912 - Orozco loses all of Chihuahua except for Ciudad Juárez. ....

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Slave Resistance

.... In the end, they were crushed by the state militia, but Nat Turner was able .... The slaves, newly taken from Africa, killed the captain of the ship and demanded to ....

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Benedict Arnold Life in the American Revolution

.... Arnold then became a captain in the Connecticut Militia. General George Washington had his favorites, which Arnold was among the very few. ....

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Intolerance

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John Adams

.... of the Congregational church, as well as a lieutenant of the local militia. .... Paul Revere made an engraving that depicted captain Thomas Preston gave the order ....

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francis marion biography by nic cardella

.... In 1760 he became the lieutenant of a militia in the Cherokee War .... Since he had some experience in early military battles he was made captain of the Continental ....

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The French and Indian War

.... Captain Claude-Pierre de Contrecoeur, commander of Fort Duquesne, sent out messages for help. Militia, Coureurs de Bois and Indian allies converged on the fort ....

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Birth of a Nation

.... done with. The town of Piedmont is then ransacked and attacked by a black militia leaded by a scalawag white captain. The guerrilla ....

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Birth of a Nation

.... done with. The town of Piedmont is then ransacked and attacked by a black militia leaded by a scalawag white captain. The guerrilla ....

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Birth of a Nation

.... done with. The town of Piedmont is then ransacked and attacked by a black militia leaded by a scalawag white captain. The guerrilla ....

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American Revolution

.... risking their lives to secure a new world empire, where as the British refused to even recognize any American militia commission about the rank of a captain. ....

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Jackson

.... Recently after the war began, Hamilton joined the New York militia, and in 1775 he became a captain of the New York Artillery. He ....

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Davy Crockett

.... magistrate. A man called Captain Matthews asked Davy to run for the position as first major. .... Every state was expected to keep a militia. In ....

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A Continental Congress

.... be immediately put into a state of defense"; the Massachusetts militia was taken .... 1776 the American sloop-of-war Reprisal, commanded by Captain Lambert Wickes ....

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A Brief Look At McLennan County

.... soon drove the Waco Indians out of the area and the Texas militia drove out .... A company of Texas Rangers , under the command of Captain TH Barron, occupied the ....

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Biological Weapons In History

.... On the 24th, Captain Ecuyer, along with a delegation including Mr. McKee and also William Trent (who was the commander of a local civilian militia) met with ....

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The Whiskey Rebellion

.... In 1786-1787, Captain Daniel Shays, a veteran of the Revolution, led a ragtag .... Bloodshed between the rebels and local militia followed over the next two years. ....

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Phillip Morin Freneau

.... learning navigation. In 1778 he returned to New Jersey and joined the militia and sailed the Atlantic as a ship captain. He was ....

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Hizballah-Party of God

.... The Shiite militia, known as Amal, was losing ground in the war. .... off, several men rose from their seats, produced guns, and ordered the plane's captain to fly ....

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Journey lewis and clark

.... In 1794 he joined a local militia to put down the Whiskey Rebellion, after that .... In 1803 he was chosen by his friend, Captain Meriwether Lewis, As co-leader of ....

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