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9. On 7 June two ships from Scotland were captured, which had on board over two hundred Highlanders, who were temporarily imprisoned in Boston. The officers were later sent to Concord (Boston Gazette
, 10, 17, and 24 June). Lt. Col. Archibald Campbell was in the Second Battalion of the regiment raised by Simon Fraser. Ultimately he was exchanged for Ethan Allen (
; Worthington C. Ford, British Officers
Serving in the American Revolution, 1774–1783
, Brooklyn, 1897, p. 9, 40;
Naval Docs. Amer. Rev.
, 5:576, note 2).
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