Arsenal History Minutes | 1776 Continental Navy
Special | 59s
On 7 April 1776, a year after the shots heard around the world were fired at Lexington to begin the Revolutionary War and months before the Declaration of Independence, the USS Lexington, an 86 foot ship named after that first battle, slipped past the British Blockade on the Delaware River.
Aired: 03/31/15Video has closed captioning.
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