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Historical Events in August 1745

  • Aug 5 Jacobite Rising 1745: Jacobite forces capture British company of troops under Captain Scott

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Aug 19 Jacobite Rising 1745 : Bonnie Prince Charlie, raises his standard at Glenfinnan, Scotland, igniting the second Jacobite rebellion.

Pretender to the British throne Bonnie Prince Charlie
Pretender to the British throne
Bonnie Prince Charlie