Yorktown News

The Battle of Yorktown: by Pyseth

What happened?

During the fall of 1781, General Cornwallis of Great Britain surrendered to the Patriots in Yorktown, VA. Before the Battle of Yorktown, the British tried to sneak through the south and head up to Yorktown to ambush the Patriots, but they failed in doing so. The British fought the Patriots and fortunately, the Patriots had allies. Their allies were the French.
America's Final Victory - 1781