Thomas Gage, Portrait, Copley

Thomas Gage was the Commander-in-Chief of British forces in North America and the Royal Governor of Massachusetts. He helped design the Coercive Acts, including the Quartering Act of 1774 and was responsible for enforcing them against the colonists in Massachusetts and Boston. Image Source: Wikipedia.

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June 2, 1774

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