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The French And Indian War Again

I have found another ancestor who served in the French and Indian War, 1755-1762.    This is a step into what now feels like almost the immediate past.   134 more words

Genealogy

Soldier In The French And Indian War

  Icon for Benjamin Warner I who served in the French and Indian War, 1754-63, and the Revolutionary War, 1776-83.

Benjamin Warner I , 1730-1800, was my paternal 4X Great Grandfather… 39 more words

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Juniata Valley

Set during the French and Indian wars, this historical fiction novel draws the reader into the events and hardships of the pioneer settlers in the valley region of Pennyslvania. 777 more words

Rediscovering Colonial America: Forbes’ Campaign for Fort Duquesne, Part Four

During the month of October at Loyalhanna, Colonel James Burd, the garrison commander continued training and organizing troops for the final push toward Fort Duquesne. Colonel Burd also organized the horses, livestock and wagons, along with stockpiles of supplies. 1,637 more words

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Rediscovering Colonial America: Forbes’ Campaign for Fort Duquesne, Part Three

In early September, 1758, the advance of the British army was less than fifty miles east of Fort Duquesne. As construction on the future Fort Ligonier continued, the work details and soldiers were periodically harassed by detachments of French soldiers and their Indian allies. 1,265 more words

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MD& PA Historic Commissions: Following Edward Braddock, A State Highway History

With the exception of a few missing campsite markers, one can travel closely to Major General Edward Braddock’s footsteps from Cumberland, Maryland to the town of Braddock, Pennsylvania. 1,145 more words

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Object Advent Calendar Day 1

Print of General Baron John Reid of Straloch

Today’s object is a print of General Baron John Reid of Straloch, in the uniform of the Connaught Rangers. 534 more words

The Black Watch