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Monday, December 20

  1. page Student 18 4th edited Dear family ... and I am am writing this The first thing we did was training we learned ho…
    Dear family
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    and I amam writing this
    The first thing we did was training we learned how to shoot and reload our guns
    and we learned to stay in our group and walk very quietly.After training was over
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    which were made out of cloth.I got a musket with musket balls and gun powder.
    It was very cold were we were staying while we waited for our time to get ready
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    cooked it up.Weup.
    We
    slept on blankets on the cold soft snow.I am fighting for my country.
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  2. page Student 22 8th edited ... We just got to Vally Forge We scared them away with all the guns and cannons, the funny part i…
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    We just got to Vally Forge We scared them away with all the guns and cannons, the funny part is that we have enough gunpoweder for nine shots each, they are not to smart.
    We were in an inn last week they do not feed you well at all. You have to really llove your country for all this but it will be worth it at the end.
    lh;KX;akshdf
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    5:30 am
  3. page Student 22 8th edited ... We just got to Vally Forge We scared them away with all the guns and cannons, the funny part i…
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    We just got to Vally Forge We scared them away with all the guns and cannons, the funny part is that we have enough gunpoweder for nine shots each, they are not to smart.
    We were in an inn last week they do not feed you well at all. You have to really llove your country for all this but it will be worth it at the end.
    lh;KX;akshdf
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    5:29 am
  4. page Group 8 8th edited Dear,Family We Dear Family, We just got to Valley Forge Forge; it is ... good because be…
    Dear,Family
    We
    Dear Family,
    We
    just got to Valley ForgeForge; it is
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    good because because iI only have
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    musket. The conditionconditions are harsh
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    nothing to werewear on our
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    about me thoughthough. I am
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    my feet. Some of us are so hungry that we are eating our clolthes. If you could, please send me some more things to wear on my feet to keep me warm. I hope everything is going good at the farm. Please right back.
    Thanks.
    Simon

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Sunday, December 19

  1. page Student 17 8th edited Dear family, ... how is grandma Grandma Judy? are ... fire , but I and I only got have…
    Dear family,
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    how is grandmaGrandma Judy? are
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    fire , but Iand
    I
    only gothave 15 musket
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    the other battles.thebattles.The living conditons
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    made it throughthethrough the bad part
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    care of Grandma Judy?
    sincerely,
    Colonialcolonial soldier Ian SnopkowskiSnopkowski
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  2. page Student 17 8th edited Dear family, ... though. The battle of "Bunker Hill" was not fun and I was wounded in…
    Dear family,
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    though. The battle of "Bunker Hill" was not fun and I was wounded in the battle! Also I've heard about the other battles.the living conditons were terrable.We all were 1inch close to death ,but we made it throughthe bad part now it is going to get worse.I will get our freedom and rights if I die will you take care of Judy?
    sincerely,
    Colonial soldier Ian Snopkowski

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Saturday, December 18

  1. page Student 19 8th edited ... Love, Your Son Written by Levi Vickman.
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    Love,
    Your Son
    Written by Levi Vickman.
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  2. page Student 19 8th edited ... I am living in a large tent it has two cots that were being used by other soldiers.Mom, Dad I …
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    I am living in a large tent it has two cots that were being used by other soldiers.Mom, Dad I just want you to know
    that the reason i'm fighting in this war is because I want our country to be free and I want to be free.
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    am here. Don't worry about me I'll be okay.
    XOXOXOX

    Love,
    Your Son
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  3. page Student 19 8th edited ... Dear, Mom and Dad ... often. The battle is battles are going very The battle at valley…
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    Dear,
    Mom and Dad
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    often. The battle isbattles are going very
    The battle at valley forge was very cold and most of our troops were freezing to death. We had to eat our shoes and our washing soap.
    Were going to try taking over New Jersey. Our living conditions are not very good. Most of us have to sleep on the ground.
    We eat a variety of mainly meats. My uniform I keep nice and clean since I don't have very many clothes to wear.
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    old musket with a cracked stock, a rusted barrel and they
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    much ammunition. We
    We
    are in
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    and other ammunition.
    They
    ammunition.They did not
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    went over how
    how
    to load and shoot the muskets and load them.muskets. I have
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    battles at Canada,
    New
    Canada,New Jersey, and Valley forge. I
    I
    am living
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    by other soldiers.
    Mom,
    soldiers.Mom, Dad I
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    to know that
    that
    the reason
    I don't just want to sit around at home when I could be helping in this war and that is why I am here.
    Love,
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  4. page Student 19 8th edited ... Were going to try taking over New Jersey. Our living conditions are not very good. Most of us …
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    Were going to try taking over New Jersey. Our living conditions are not very good. Most of us have to sleep on the ground.
    We eat a variety of mainly meats. My uniform I keep nice and clean since I don't have very many clothes to wear.
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    weapon is are an old
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    much ammunition. WereWe are in need
    They did not give me much training. They only went over how to shoot the muskets and load them. I have had battles at Canada,
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    that were taken before I could get there.being used by other soldiers.
    Mom, Dad
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    because I feel the needwant our country to do it.be free and I want to be free.
    I don't
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    home when iI could be helping hear. Thatin this war and that is why
    Love,
    Your Son
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