Marquis de lafayette
What he did for the colonies
Some of the major things that he did for the colonies is that he asked a few other generals to go over to the new land and help the colonies fight for their freedom. After the first battle he was in he was commissioned to be one of Washington's major generals. He was appointed a part of Washington's head staff during the battle of brandywine. After the war was over Lafayette and Washington became friends for the rest of there lives.
- "The Marquis De Lafayette." Ushistory.org. Independence Hall Association, n.d. Web. 22 Sept. 2014.
- Lafayette's Baptism of Fire. 1909. Veramar. N.p.: n.p., n.d. N. pag. Web. <http://veramarnavalproducts.com/5-CW/REV-04.html>.