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Greenwood Cemetary Battle of Brooklyn Memorial Plus There Was Cake

Greenwood Cemetery last weekend hosted a memorial for the 237th anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn. While it was a defeat for the nascent Continental Army who were vastly outnumbered, the Battle of Brooklyn (or Long Island) was the first major battle since declaring independence from Great Britain. After defeating the Brits in Boston, General […]