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June 2017

Battle of the Short Hills 240th anniversary reenactment

June 24 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Oak Ridge Park, 136 Oak Ridge Road
Clark, NJ 07066 United States
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Return to June 26th 1777, when the farmland of today's Union County became a battleground where American patriots went head to head with the British Empire. Holding off a two-pronged attack, the fledgling New Jersey Brigade fought a gallant retreat, keeping the advancing redcoats at bay while the rest of the Continental Army marched to the safety of the Watchung Mountains. Though substantially outnumbered, the Americans' strategic move ensured the survival of the state as an American territory and forced…

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Battle of the Short Hills 240th anniversary reenactment

June 25 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Oak Ridge Park, 136 Oak Ridge Road
Clark, NJ 07066 United States
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Return to June 26th 1777, when the farmland of today's Union County became a battleground where American patriots went head to head with the British Empire. Holding off a two-pronged attack, the fledgling New Jersey Brigade fought a gallant retreat, keeping the advancing redcoats at bay while the rest of the Continental Army marched to the safety of the Watchung Mountains. Though substantially outnumbered, the Americans' strategic move ensured the survival of the state as an American territory and forced…

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