When was the Battle of Brooklyn Heights?

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When was the Battle of Brooklyn Heights?

The Battle of Long Island:

The first shots of the American Revolution were fired more than a year before the Americans declared their independence in July of 1776. The first battle fought after this declaration was the Battle of Long Island, a conflict over New York that included the connected Battle of Brooklyn and Battle of Brooklyn Heights.

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The Battle of Brooklyn and Battle of Brooklyn Heights occurred on August 27 of 1776. The American forces set up their defenses along Brooklyn Heights,...

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American Revolution Battles: Lesson for Kids

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The American Revolution lasted for many years and there were many battles between American colonists and the British. Witness a handful of important battles, learn where they were fought, and who was the victor in each battle.


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