October 22 This day during the American Revolution

October 22, 1776 – at Mamaroneck, New York – On October 22, Col. John Haslet, with about 750 men, attacked Maj. Roger Rogers’ 500-man corps of Tories, “The Queen’s American Rangers.” Though they lost the element of surprise, Haslet managed to capture 36 of the Tories and some muskets, which they brought to White Plains.

Advertisements

About mwh52. nominated as the most influential blog

nominated as the most influential blog
This entry was posted in History and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.