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Spencer’s Expedition Failure in Newport

Spencer’s Expedition: Failure in Newport

Spencer’s Expedition was a military action in which 9,000 soldiers from the Continental Army fought the British at Newport. On October 26, 1777 the attempted a forward movement, but the weather and failure of one brigade to report in time caused miscarriage of the plan. Jonathan Trumbull, in a letter…