Continental Army

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the American army during the American Revolution

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Nor were his scant years unusual: many Continental soldiers and officers were in their mid-to-late teens.
Severe hunger was a constant for most Continental soldiers.
Some of the counties given Choctaw names chose, for the names of their county seats, the names of prominent Continental soldiers.
At the end of the Revolutionary war veterans were dressing up in the rags of the Continental soldiers.
In the chapter on Diet and Health, a table itemizes the basic weekly diet of Continental Soldiers, Sailors, Loyalist prisoners in Maryland, and convicts sent to Maryland to be sold as servants.
Along with a motley assemblage of at least 16 other obsolete vessels, the Jersey served as a floating prison for Continental soldiers and privateers from about 1776 to 1783.
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