HENRY KNOX

By: Margaret Johnson

Born in 1750; Died in 1807. Born in Boston,Massachusetts.

Henry Knox joined the continental Major General. Knox then resigned and became Secretary of war.

Henry Knox is known mostly for capturing Fort Ticonderoga. He then oversaw the transportation of about 60 pieces of Artillery on oxen over 300 miles on ice and snow. Henry also served as a Major General. After he resigned he moved on to be Secretary of war.

Fun facts!!

Henry Knox later died of an infection from a chicken bone logged in his intestine.

Henery knox Weighed over 300 pounds.