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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP12 May 2020 10:10 p.m. PST

"There are scores of battles in American history, large and small, that unfolded in unlikely places that even locals may not know about. A savvy visitor can catch a glimpse of this past if they are armed with the right knowledge. This Memorial Day, take a moment to reflect on some of the forgotten battles in this nation's history…"
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Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP13 May 2020 11:41 a.m. PST

I'm surprised they didn't mention Shay's Rebellion, which took place in and around Springfield, Massachusetts, in 1787.


Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP13 May 2020 12:24 p.m. PST



CAPTAIN BEEFHEART13 May 2020 12:27 p.m. PST

Thanks for the links everyone. Turns out Shay's rebellion took place very close by to me. A fascinating read. The account of the Mystic event is just one of many dust ups in the area.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP14 May 2020 12:48 p.m. PST

A votre service mon ami!. (smile)


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