American Revolution Podcast

ARP204 British Capture Savannah

June 6, 2021

Britain sends a force under Colonel Archibald Campbell to take Savannah, Georgia.  A small defensive force under General Robert Howe attempts a defense but is easily out maneuvered.

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Book Recommendation of the Week: The Southern Strategy: Britain’s Conquest of South Carolina and Georgia 1775-1780, By David K Wilson

Online Recommendation of the Week: Sir Archibald Campbell of Inverneill; sometime prisoner of war in the jail at Concord, Massachusetts, By Charles Walcott, 1899:

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