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Boy Soldiers of the American Revolution$
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Caroline Cox

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781469627533

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: September 2016

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627533.001.0001

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A Strong Desire to Enlist

A Strong Desire to Enlist

(p.52) Chapter Two A Strong Desire to Enlist
Boy Soldiers of the American Revolution

Caroline Cox

University of North Carolina Press

The enlistment and service of Samuel Aspenwall who served in a Connecticut Regiment (1782). He was only nine years old. This chapter explains his desire to enlist, and then discusses the circumstance and motives of other boys who joined throughout the United States.

Keywords:   sermons, books, songs, motives

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