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On the 235th Anniversary of the Battle of Lexington

by Christian L. Clingman On this day, the morn of April 17, 1775, dating 235 years ago, a militia made up of independent Americans met a battalion of British soldiers. The American militia was made up of no more than 70 men, while the British battalion was made up of 1200 to 1500. The Americans were outnumbered 20 or 25 to 1. General Gage had sent the British bat.....
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