American Revolution: On This Day March 17, 1776 - Evacuation Day!Submitted by johncarter444 on Sun, 03/17/2013 - 11:04
Headquarters, Cambridge, March 17, 1776.
Password: Parole Boston. Countersign: St. Patrick.
The password in Washington’s camp in nearby Cambridge that March 17 was Parole Boston and the countersign was St. Patrick.
Happy Saint Patrick's Day!