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This Day In U.S. History November 2, 1777 – John Paul Jones sets sail to take the American Revolution to Britain

    On This Day In U.S. History, November 2, 1777 – Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Revolutionary War: The USS Ranger, under the command of John Paul Jones, leaves Portsmouth, New Hampshire for France. Source “The American Revolution Day By Day – Lighting Freedom’s Flame”     Surrender, HELL, I have …

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This Day In U.S. History October 29, 1775 – American Privateer Vessels Set Sail From Cambridge MA To Patrol For Enemy Transports

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    This Day In U.S. History October 29, 1775 – Struggle For Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Happiness – The American Revolution: Four armed American vessels sail from Cambridge as part of a fleet created to cruise the coast in search of enemy transports carrying arms and provisions. Source “The American Revolution Day …

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