French and Indian war
Washington's military experience began in the French and Indian war with a commission as a major in the militia of the British. In 1753,Lieutenant Governor Dinwiddie of Virginia ordered a young ambitious 21-year old George washington on mission deep into the Ohio country to comfort the French.Washington's journey to Fort Leboeuf and back made Major Washington a celebrity on both sides of the Atlantic.
Valley Forge - The Village of Valley Forge is an unincorporated settlement located on the west side of Valley Forge National Historical Park at the confluence of Valley Creek and the Schuylkill River in Pennsylvania, United States. The remaining village is in Schuylkill Township of Chester County, but once spanned Valley Creek into Montgomery County.
Revolutionary War - (1775–1783), also known as the American War of Independence and the Revolutionary War in the United States, was the armed conflict between Great Britain and thirteen of its North American colonies, which had declared themselves the independent United States of America