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  • The History of the 185th

    The concept of the Citizen-Soldier first emerged as the shopkeepers, fisherman, and farmers took up arms to defend the Massachusetts Bay Colony at Salem, MA in 1636 as Colonial Organized Militia. They also fought alongside the King's regulars in King William's War (1689-97); Queen Anne's War (1701-13); King George's War (1744-48); as well as the