American Revolution : The Battle of Yorktown - American troops storming the redoubt. Feidt Wysong, my Great Grandfather was in this one and was present when General Washington accepted Lord Cornwallis' sword as a gesture of defeat and surrender.
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Siege of Yorktown Letter Activity (American Revolution)
This writing assignment is designed to allow students to write a letter about the Siege of Yorktown in a fun and creative way. Students will use the following websites to gather information about the Siege of Yorktown: Yorktown National Park Service http://www.nps.gov/york/historyculture/history-of-the-siege.htm Battle of Yorktown Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WZy57A9KgRI&list=PLexgPDTDj62NjIG9saiu7OlqhNHLZGecC&index=10 The two websites are very student friendly.