Saturday, October 04, 2014

THE SIEGE OF YORKTOWN

On October 19, 1781, after almost 2 weeks of being under siege, the British troops at Yorktown, Virginia, surrendered to combined American and French forces, effectively signaling the beginning of the end of the Revolutionary War.

Find out more about the Siege of Yorktown and other people and events of the war in Fold3′s Revolutionary War collection.

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