Revolutionary War_Northern Campaign_Battle of Sarasota Springs

1777 Sept 19th-October 17th. Battles of Saratoga. These two battles ended the Saratoga campaign, with the Americans as victors. The interesting event here was when Benedict Arnold entered the battle, despite his being relieved of command. His horse fell after being shot, falling on Arnold’s leg.

James Harris enlisted in August of 1776 under Captain Gabriel Long, First Lieutenant Philip Slaughter, Lieutenant John Harrison, Second Lieutenant in Dunmore County (renamed Shenandoah) in Virginia and marched across the Delaware to…

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Jeannette Holland Austin

Jeannette Holland Austin

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