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Nine Men's Misery

Nine Men's Misery
Cumberland, Rhode Island

Phone: 401-334-9996
Website: http://www.bucklinsociety.net/nine_men_misery.htm

First monument to veterans, commemorates "Pierce's Fight," when on March 26, 1676, a party of nine colonial militiamen, under the command of Captain Michael Pierce were pursued by marauding Indians and slaughtered at the site.

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Region: Blackstone Valley
Guide Category: Heritage- Historic Sites
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