New London, CT, 5 Sep 1781
In 1781, Benedict Arnold led this successful attack on Americans, some of whom may have been his own kin. The battle was known for the atrocities committed by the British and for the fire that destroyed 200 homes. This Directory is from 1859-1860.
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