Gloucester, New Jersey

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Gloucester, New Jersey

GLOUCESTER, NEW JERSEY. 25 November 1777 (Philadelphia campaign). Leading a reconnaissance in force against Cornwallis's command, Lafayette—with three hundred men from Greene's division—got the better of a skirmish with a more numerous body of Hessians.

SEE ALSO Lafayette, Marquis de; Philadelphia Campaign.

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