Tag Archives: Martha Washington

Tragedy After Success

On October 19, 1781, General George Washington had one of the ultimate highs in his military career. With the help of the French army and navy, Washington forced the surrender of British Lord Charles Cornwallis’ forces at Yorktown, Virginia. To … Continue reading

Posted in Revolutionary War, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment