Sunday, February 6, 2022
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Online Lecture on Zoom
FREE and open to the public
Registration is required, see below.
Join us for an online lecture by Don N. Hagist on “The British Soldiers Who Came to Concord.” Some 700 red-coated soldiers marched from Boston to Concord on April 19, 1775. Who were the men in those uniforms? This talk will describe the ages, places of birth, background, and eventual fate of the British sergeants, corporals, drummers, fifers, and private soldiers who fought in the opening conflict of the Revolutionary War. Meet some of the individuals who enlisted in the British army and came to America to insure peace, only to find themselves thrust into war.
Please register at https://friendsofminuteman.org/events/