Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Flushing” in chapter 8 of H. Wager Halleck , A. M. , Lieut. of Engineers, U. S. Army ., Elements of Military Art and Science; or, Course of Instruction in Strategy, Fortification, Tactis of Battles &c., Embracing the Duties of Staff, Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery and Engineers. Adapted to the Use of Volunteers and Militia.:

...nnot help noticing the superior value of fortifications as a defence against such descents. They did much to retard the operations of the enemy till a defensive army could be raised. The works of Flushing were never intended to close up the Scheldt, and of course could not intercept the passage of shipping; but they were not reduced by the English naval force, as has sometimes been alleged. Col. Mit...
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Flushing (Michigan, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Flushing (Ohio, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Flushing (Pennsylvania, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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