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News: Liberty in Full Sail

Liberty is in full sail in Yorktown as the reconstructed Hermione, the french frigate that ferried the Marquis de Lafayette to America to help end the Revolutionary War, crosses the Atlantic. 238 more words

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Who was Jean-Baptiste-Donatien de Vimeur de Rochambeau?

Guess who has returned to the classroom?
I did!!! And I did not go empty-handed!!
Under my arm I brought my old friend, Rochambeau!

He’s dressed up and I’m dressed down ~ 164 more words

A Visit to Yorktown


Despite today’s D-Day anniversary I decided to check out a Revolutionary War site, the Colonial National Historical Park in Yorktown, VA. This site was the location of the October 19, 1781 Battle of Yorktown marking Lord Cornwallis’ surrender. 159 more words

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