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8th Grade American Revolution: Lexington and Concord

Events leading up to the Revolutionary War as well as important battles of the Revolutionary War.

Lexington and Concord

The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the first military engagements of the American Revolutionary War. The battles were fought on April 19, 1775 in Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts Bay, within the towns of Lexington, Concord, Lincoln, Menotomy, and Cambridge.

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