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" Braddock were disabled early in the action, and Washington alone was left in that capacity on the field. In a letter to his brother he says : " I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, though death was leveling... "
PORTRAID AND BIOGRAPHICAL ALBUM - Page 20
1891
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The Writings of George Washington: pt. I. Official letters relating to the ...

George Washington, Jared Sparks, American Stationers' Company (Boston, Mass.) - Presidents - 1834
...dispensations of Providence, I have been protected beyond all human probability or expectation ; for I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yet escaped unhurt, although death was levelling my companions on every side of me ! We have been most...
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The Writings of George Washington: pt. I. Official letters relating to the ...

George Washington, Jared Sparks - Presidents - 1834
...killed in the field, where died many other brave officers. I luckily escaped without a wound, though I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me. Captains Orme and Morris, two of the aids-de-camp, were wounded early in the engagement, which rendered...
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The Writings of George Washington: pt.1. Official letters relating to the ...

George Washington - Presidents - 1834
...killed in the field, where died many other brave officers. I luckily escaped without a wound, though I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me. Captains Orme and Morris, two of the aids-de-camp, were wounded early in the engagement, which rendered...
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The Writings of George Washington: Life of Washington

George Washington, Jared Sparks - Presidents - 1837
...in a letter to his brother, "I have been protected beyond all human probability or expectation; for I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, although death was levelling my companions on every side of me." So bloody a contest has rarely been...
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The Writings of George Washington: Life of Washington

George Washington - Presidents - 1837
...in a letter to his brother, "I have been protected beyond all human probability or expectation ; for I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, although death was levelling my companions on every side of me." So bloody a contest has rarely been...
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The Writings of George Washington: Life of Washington

George Washington - Presidents - 1837
...in a letter to his brother, "I have been protected beyond all human probability or expectation ; for I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, although death was levelling my companions on every side of me." So bloody a contest has rarely been...
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The Monthly Review, from January to April Inclusive. 1839. Vol. I

The Monthly Review from january to April inclusive 1839 VOL.I - 1839
...a letter to his brother, ' I have been protected beyond all human probability or expectation ; for I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, although death was levelling my companions on every side of me.' So bloody a contest has rarely been...
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The Life of George Washington

Jared Sparks - Presidents - 1839 - 562 pages
...a letter to his brother, " I have been protected beyond all human probability or expectation ; for I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me, yet I escaped unhurt, although death was levelling my companions on every side of me." So bloody a contest has rarely been...
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The Life of George Washington: First President of the United States

Samuel George Arnold - 1840 - 228 pages
...dispensations of Providence, I have been protected beyond all human ' probability or expectation ; for I had four bullets through my coat, and two horses shot under me ; yet I escaped unhurt, although death was levelling my companions on every side of me." That he should have thus escaped is,...
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