Battle of Bunker Hill
From Andover Answers
Several Andover residents were killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill:
- Samuel Bailey
- William Haggett
- Joseph Chandler
- Philip Abbot
- Salem Poor
Two of the soldiers were Black, Salem Poor and Philip Abbot. Philip Abbot was killed; a commerative stamp was issued in honor of Salem Poor.
- Historical Sketches of Andover, by Sarah Loring Bailey, (974.45 Bai), page 321-327.
- Andover in the American Revolution (R974.Har), page 55.
--Eleanor 12:36, May 16, 2006 (EDT)
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