The year 1781 was a year that will forever remain a pivotal moment in our history. There were many battles fought between 1775 and 1781. Battles like the Battle of Concord and Lexington, the Battle of Long Island and the Battle of Saratoga. One particular battle however, led to the Independence of the United States from British control. That battle is known as The Battle of Yorktown. The weather during the battle was fair with little hindrance from the elements. Each Army had a distinct uniform that differentiated who they represented in battle. The Continental Army wore a blue coat with white pants and black boots. ("American Revolution: ...
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...uch information as possible before going into a conflict. The ability to get to know your enemy and figure out the scheme of maneuver is impressive.
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