battle of Bunker Hill

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Synonyms for battle of Bunker Hill

the first important battle of the American War of Independence (1775) which was fought at Breed's Hill

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A few hours later, nearly half the crew took part in a Bunker Hill Day commemoration in Charlestown, Mass.
Bunker Hill Day - also known as a good day to hit the beach - commemorates the June 17, 1775, Battle of Bunker Hill.
At a time when layoffs in the private sector have been occurring by the hundreds of thousands, an effort on Beacon Hill to eliminate Evacuation Day and Bunker Hill Day holidays for state employees failed to pass the Legislature.
A handful might have even cracked open a history book while they kicked back on the couch or at the beach for Bunker Hill Day.
House, on a 78-78 tie vote, rejected a Republican-sponsored amendment that would have abolished the Suffolk County legal holidays of Evacuation Day (March 17) and Bunker Hill Day (June 17).
BOSTON - There was something different about yesterday's celebration of Bunker Hill Day in Suffolk County.
Require state employees to work on Evacuation Day and Bunker Hill Day (S 3)