Penobscot: The Battle No One Ever Heard Of

The Battle of the Penobscot (1779) has been described as the worst defeat (save Pearl Harbor) our navy has ever suffered. This program about the Penobscot Expedition is an account of the expedition and the historical events surrounding it, and a report on the reenactment of the battle which was staged as a Bicentennial celebration.

Category
Colonial Times
Format(s)
DVD
Length
30 minutes