Hessian mercenaries recruited for American war (18 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

German soldiers 'Hessian mercenaries' were conscripted to fight as part of the British army in the American wars.

Citation:
Editors. "Hessian mercenaries recruited for American war". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=13011, accessed 07 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. American War of Independence