The American Revolution

The Shot Heard 'Round The World, a view into The American Revolutionary War 1775-1783.

Virginia and Maryland Rifle Regiment

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/virginia-and-maryland-rifle-regiment 31st Jul 2021 - An American Colonial Military Formation mustered into Service for The Revolutionary War against Great Britain (1776-1783), The Virginia and Maryland R …

The Boston Massacre

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/the-boston-massacre 31st Jul 2021 - March 5, 1770 would serve as the ''Spark'' to the ''Powder'' which would inevitably fire ''The Shot Heard 'Round The World''. It was on this date, The …

Molly Pitcher

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/molly-pitcher 31st Jul 2021 - A name well known to some (even today), ''Molly Pitcher'' (a term associated with a water bearer) was the (by The Era) an unusual (and often over dram …

Agent 355

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/agent-355 31st Jul 2021 - The American Revolution of 1776 saw many daunting tasks for the young and sparse Colonial Army. One form of warfare that it excelled at was espionage. …

American Continental Artillery Regiment

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/american-continental-artillery-regiment 31st Jul 2021 - At the beginning of The American Revolution (1775), The ''American Army'' was a collection of Colonial Militias. Under command of General George Washi …

Mrs. David Wright's Guards

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/mrs-david-wrights-guards 31st Jul 2021 - Another seldom told story of The American Revolution is that of Mrs. David Wright (some say Her First name was ''Prudence'', but this is possibly untr …

Lee's Legion

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/lees-legion 31st Jul 2021 - A Military Formation within The American Continental Army during The Revolutionary War with Great Britain, ''Lee's Legion'' was formed and commanded b …

Timothy Murphy

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/timothy-murphy 31st Jul 2021 - Born in 1751 near The Pennsylvania and New Jersey Border, little is known of Colonial American Timothy Murphy's life. It goes without saying that Murp …

Armand's Legion

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/armands-legion 31st Jul 2021 - Raised by French ''Mercenary'' Charles Armand, His Legion was authorized by American Colonial General George Washington in 1776. However, Armand was n …

Whitcomb's Rangers

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/whitcombs-rangers 31st Jul 2021 - Raised by The Colony of New Hampshire in 1776 to support The American War effort against Great Britain, ''Whitcomb's Rangers'' were commanded by Benja …

American 2nd Connecticut Regiment Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/american-2nd-connecticut-regiment-flag 31st Jul 2021 - Formed in 1776 to support The American Revolutionary War against Great Britain, The 2nd Connecticut composed of (8) Companies of Infantry (1,000 Offic …

American 3rd New York Regiment Flag

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/american-3rd-new-york-regiment-flag 31st Jul 2021 - Raised in 1775 in support of The American Revolutionary War, The 3rd New York Regiment of Infantry was one of the early Regiments that only volunteere …