Siege of Yorktown; Part of the American Revolutionary War: Surrender of Lord Cornwallis by John Trumbull, depicting the British surrendering to French (left) and ...
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The Battle of Yorktown or Siege of Yorktown was fought from April 5 to May 4, 1862, as part of the Peninsula Campaign of the American Civil War. Marching from Fort ...
History of the Siege. By the summer of 1781, the United States had been at war with England for over six years. The first shots had been fired in April ...
The Battle of Yorktown in 1781 with the British, Americans and French - the Americans under General Washington
The role of Siege of Yorktown in the history of the United States of America.
Battle of Yorktown - Conflict & Dates: The Battle of Yorktown was the last major engagement of the American Revolution (1775-1783) and was fought September ...
Siege of Yorktown, (September 28–October 19, 1781), joint Franco-American land and sea campaign that entrapped a major British army on a peninsula at Yorktown ...
Part of NYSL's online exhibit of Civil War magazine illustrations, published in 1862, of the Siege of Yorktown.
The British were forced to surrender 2 days after patriot soldiers captured the fort at Yorktown in 1781.