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“With their usual ardor”, Scituate, Rhode Island and the American Revolution

By: Robert Grandchamp

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2006

Seller ID: G4091

ISBN: 0788440918

Condition: 122 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 122 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This detailed history is a tribute to the citizens of Scituate, Rhode Island, and their contributions to the American Revolution. The entire town contributed to the war effort through service and sacrifice. The Scituate Militia served with distinction and could always be depended upon. They responded to their country’s call in April 1775, saved Providence from capture in December 1775; helped drive the British out of Narragansett Bay in 1776, and faced the enemy in their own state in 1778. Scituate also contributed over one hundred men to the Continental Army through the Second Rhode Is... View more info

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From Providence to Fort Hell: Letters from Company K, Seventh Rhode Island Volunteers

By: Robert Grandchamp

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: G3743

ISBN: 0788437437

Condition: 174 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 174 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


On September 6, 1862 the Seventh Rhode Island Volunteers was mustered into the service of the United States for three years. The Seventh was incorporated into the Army of the Potomac and joined the First Brigade, Second Division, Ninth Corps. They would fight with this unit from the horrors of Fredericksburg to the garrison of Fort Hell before Petersburg. Along the way, the regiment fought engagements in Mississippi and Kentucky and would return to Virginia in 1864. Here the men from the Seventh Rhode Island Volunteers would face constant danger from Spotsylvania to the North Anna, Mechanicsvi... View more info