Revolutionary War Author and Historian
by Norm Desmarais
Actions This Week
May 30, 1775
Jerry's Point, New Hampshire.
HMS Scarborough seizes two provision vessels.
Hancock vs. HMS Somerset.
Cobus Kill/Cobleskill, New York.
Mount Airy, near Germantown, Pennsylvania.
White Plains, New York.
New Bridge/Zabriskie Mills, New Jersey. 300 Loyalists mistake each other for Whigs and have a heated exchange among themselves.
Pensacola, Florida. Loyalists and German troops make a bayonet attack on the Spanish entrenchments.
The First Catholic Mass in Rhode Island—Newport, 1780. Online Journal of Rhode Island History. February 2, 2019.
The French Landing Site in Newport. Online Journal of Rhode Island History. January 26, 2017.
Rochambeau’s Arrest. Journal of the American Revolution. November 15, 2016. https://allthingsliberty.com/2016/11/rochambeaus-arrest/
The French Soldiers Commemorated at the North Burial Ground in Providence. Online Journal of Rhode Island History. Oct. 15, 2015.
Russia and the American War for Independence. Journal of the American Revolution. Sept. 14, 2015
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