Washington defeats British at Monmouth

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Historical Context Note

The Battle of Monmouth was fought between the British Army and George Washington's Continental Army on June 28, 1778 in Monmouth County, New Jersey. Though it ended in a British retreat, the battle was confused and both sides sustained losses.

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