Project By Tayden Vandenberg
The Surrender at Yorktown,VA Oct.19,1781
This event happened when General Charles Cornwallis surrendered to George Washington. The British, Patriots, and the French battled for days. The French had a Naval Fleet in the water with troops on the ground fighting with the Patriots. The Colonists were happy to here that the patriots have won. The King and the Colonists agreed on the Treaty of Paris.