What Caused The Valley Of Forge?
Wednesday, Nov. 19th 1777 at 9pm
Valley Forge actually went from December 19, 1777 to June 19,1778. So it lasted over a year and a half.
What Happened at Valley Forge
Valley of Forge nearly killed 2,500 American soldiers by the end of February, 1778. In Pennsylvania was the site of the military camp of the American continental army over the winter of 1777-1778 during the American Revolutionary War. With winter almost setting in, and with the prospects for camping greatly. General George Washington fought for his men Washington and his troops had fought what was to be the last major engagement of 1777 at the battle of White Marsh.