Category: Battle of Staten Island

Categories: American Revolution Conflicts | This Day In History August 22 | Staten Island, New York


Battle of Staten Island

Date: 22 Aug 1777
Place: Staten Island, New York

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On August 22, 1777 Major General John Sullivan led a raid against the British forces entrenched on Staten Island, during the American Revolutionary War. Following the exodus of British Lieutenant General William Howe and his troops from New York, the Continental Army saw an opportunity to attack. Checkout the story of the Battle of Staten Island on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Staten_Island

Map Battle of Staten Island

[1] American Revolutionary War Battles: The Battle of Staten Island

[2] Tracing the Revolution Across Staten Island



People or pages in Battle of Staten Island

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  • Basile Pierre Nadeau 1 Apr 1754 Berthier-sur-Mer (Berthier-en-Bas), Canada, Nouvelle-France - 11 Jul 1841

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  • Michael Ezra Tullis 17 Feb 1756 Elizabeth, Essex, Colony of New Jersey, British Colonial America - 2 Mar 1832




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