Positions and Movements
Boston and Vicinity, 1775
shot heard round the world."
- All told, Parker had 77 militiamen but was only able to get 40
From Meriam's Corner to the Charlestown neck, the British ran a
gauntlet which increased in strength as the hours wore on.
Expedition began at 2230 hours on April 18.
Relief party departed Boston at 0900 hours.
Percy reached Smith at 1500 hours.
Smith and Percy reach safety at 1900 hours.
Smith and Percy
Old North Bridge, Concord River, Sudbury River, Concord,
Meriam's Corner, Lexington Green, Lexington,
Charles River, Cambridge, Mystic River, Breed's Hill,
Charlestown, Noodle's Island, Boston, Nook's Hill,
Castle Island, Dorchester Heights
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