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Massachusetts Soldiers Threaten Mutiny

On this day in 1759, a regiment of Massachusetts men serving in the French and Indian War began to talk of mutiny against their British commander. The colonel had decided not to release the volunteers when their eight-month enlistment was over. Outraged, the men refused to perform their duties. The British Regulars were shocked at such insubordination...
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