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To: Pharmboy

There were also Africans in the British and French armies.

And even more obscure . . .
http://www.schistory.org/schm/bhessians.html


10 posted on 02/04/2006 4:31:21 PM PST by Goetz_von_Berlichingen
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To: Goetz_von_Berlichingen

One of the saddest tales from the RevWar (in addition to the prison ships in NY Harbor) were the thousands of Africans who died in British camps of typhus and smallpox when they were told to leave for freedom.


13 posted on 02/04/2006 7:06:01 PM PST by Pharmboy (The stone age didn't end because they ran out of stones.)
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