Saturday, October 31, 2020

The Infamous Capt. "Bloody" John Bacon and the Last Battle of the Americ...


Painting of the Cedar Bridge Affair

The Last Battle of the American Revolution,

Capt. "Bloody" John Bacon and the "Refugees"

The Pine Robbers, Battle of Manahawkin, The Long Beach Island Massacre, and the Cedar Bridge Affair.

The Pine Barrens of New Jersey are steeped in lore. During the American Revolution was no exception. Bloody John and his gang The Refugees were Loyalists but more so opportunist criminals who used the vast ancient forest as a base of operations during the conflict. Also known as the Pine Robbers this motley crew wrecked havoc on Patriots and Tories alike. This brief bio also highlights three action participated in by these enemies of the people. Music The Devil Tires- Boxcar Hex Remixed by Flip Taylor Web Citations http://www.pineypower.com/cedarbridge... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pine_Ro... https://www.njpinebarrens.com/the-ref... aerial video taken from David Falo https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5Ex... for educational purposes.




The Infamous Capt. "Bloody" John Bacon and the Last Battle of the Americ...

Painting of the Cedar Bridge Affair The Last Battle of the American Revolution, Capt. "Bloody" John Bacon and the "Refugees&q...