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Hamilton in :60: The Military Officer

Clip: Season 44 Episode 4 | 1m 4s

Alexander Hamilton served as George Washington's assistant during the Revolutionary War. Hamilton was unfulfilled in this role and requested a field position. Washington granted his request for the 1781 Battle of Yorktown.

Aired: 10/20/16

Rating: NR

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