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Patriots Day: Re-enactment of the Battle of Lexington

The 28th annual re-enactment of the Battle of Lexington commemorates the battle's 225thanniversary. The re-enactment is attended by crowds of 20,000. Local high school students are working with the Lexington Historical Society to compile the documentation.

Originally submitted by: Edward J. Markey, Representative (7th District).

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