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Talk:Commonwealth Minutemen

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Legacy

In the background section it says "Founded in 2180 by ordinary folk…"
And in behind the scenes is mentioned, they "as a whole come[s] from the legacy of the Minutemen.
I yet have no exact idea, how to, but those two sections have to be connected. Scrolling the Wikipedia article further down, to Legacy, you find the same statue, that in-game is placed before the bridge to Sanctuary Hills, in the real world in Concord. Also Preston Garvey holds for a moment there (on their way from the Museum of Freedom) and notes: "Well I'll be damned. It's the monument to the original Minutemen. I knew that was somewhere around Concord. That means this right here must be the Old North Bridge. Where the first shots of the American Revolution were fired."[1]
By the way, Fallout 4's Minutemen are mentioned in that Wikipedia article there. ;o)
So, to me it appears as if this article has to be expanded. Though I don't have much – if any – experience in connecting real world history and game lore, thus "no exact idea". -- UserCCCSig.png -- You like to talk to me? -- cCContributions -- 10:19, 10 January 2017 (UTC)