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George Washington’s Uniform That He Wore During the Revolutionary War

George Washington’s Uniform That He Wore During the Revolutionary War. He was very tall for that period. He had his clothes special made for him, and then imported to the Colonies.

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WASHINGTON & GENERALS. 'The Heroes of the Revolution.' Left to right: General George Washington and officers Johann De Kalb, Baron von Steuben, Kazimierz Pulaski, Tadeusz Kosciuszko, Marquis de Lafayette, and John Muhlenberg, with Continental Army troops during the American Revolutionary War. Steel engraving, mid to late 19th century, by Frederick Girsch.

National Museum of American History, Washington, DC. This is a uniform worn by George Washington during the Revolutionary War. Omigosh, I could spend DAYS here!

I love this painting of George Washington http://pinterest.com/pin/24066179230806784 in prayer at Valley Forge during the American Revolutionary War. What a good example of an honorable leader who recognized his need to rely on a power greater than himself in the performance of his duty and defending the noble cause of liberty. "In God we trust."

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George Washington was appointed commander of the Continental Army in 1775. Learn more about General George Washington and his battles of the Revolutionary War.

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