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The Last Invasion of Britain? May 5, 2012

Author: Beach Combing | in : Modern
The Last Invasion of Britain?

It is sometimes said that the last invasion of Britain took place 22 April 1778 at Whitehaven in Cumbria. On that date, John Paul Jones, a Scot and an American patriot led his ship, the USS Ranger, against the small Lakeland Port (another post, another day) in an unlikely annex to the War of Independence. […]