Re-enactment commemorates Battle of Brooklyn

Sunday marked the anniversary of the Battle of

Sunday marked the anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn, the largest battle of the American Revolutionary War. (August 24, 2014 7:21 PM)

Sunday marked the anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn, the largest battle of the American Revolutionary War.

To commemorate the day, people gathered in Green-Wood Cemetery, where American and British soldiers once clashed 237 years ago.

Visitors saw history come to life with re-enactments by the American Veterans of Living History. They told the story of the role of African-Americans...

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