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Battle of Brooklyn - August 27, 1776

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Battle of Brooklyn
Battle of Brooklyn
Battle of Brooklyn

Historical map of the Battle of Brooklyn

In fierce fighting, George Washington was unable to keep Long Island out of British hands.  Washington’s masterful retreat across the Hudson River, however, saved his army and inspired the young nation in the months following the Declaration of Independence.

Learn More: The Battle of Brooklyn