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The Soldier with a Pen: Peter Brown

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 5
Page count: 12



Appeared in

Victory or Death: Stories of the American Revolution

Story Summary

Peter Brown was a patriot that served at the Battle of Breeds Hill / Bunker Hill. His letters to his mother after the battle are considered to be one of the best sources of information on the battle. This engaging story written in a "you were there" style follows the battle event by event.