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Five Unknown British Soldiers of the American Revolutionary War
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Birth: unknown
Death: Apr. 19, 1775
Lincoln
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Five British soldiers killed during the retreat from Concord on the first day of the American Revolution. Ephraim and Elizabeth Hartwell, who owned the Hartwell Tavern on Battle Road, gave these soldiers a proper burial in Elizabeth's family plot. She was the only mourner at the funeral. 
 
Inscription:
Five
British Soldiers
slain April 19, 1775
were buried here.

Erected by the
Town of Lincoln
1884
 
Burial:
Lincoln Cemetery
Lincoln
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Eric Thomsen
Record added: May 03, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7409044
Five Unknown British Soldiers of the American Revolutionary War
Added by: BobB
 
Five Unknown British Soldiers of the American Revolutionary War
Added by: Eric Thomsen
 
Five Unknown British Soldiers of the American Revolutionary War
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Added by: Pat Neary
 
 
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