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Scots Highlanders: Mercenary Soldiers of the American Revolution

British Allies:  Scots Highlanders from Argyllshire and Inverness.  3,000 men In 1776, over 3,000 Scots Highlanders were recruited for British regiments.  They boarded ships and  sailed from Greenock Scotland, landing in Boston MA.  They formed parts of several regiments and marched to … Continue reading

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