Today in History 19 October

1781, Lord Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington at the Battle of Yorktown, effectively ending the War of Independence. What I think is funny is he (Cornwallis) didn't have the stones to go surrender himself, he sent a aide to do it.

Posted by: vonKrag at 00 | No Comments | Add Comment
Post contains 47 words, total size 1 kb.

Comments are disabled. Post is locked.
7kb generated in CPU 0.03, elapsed 0.0662 seconds.
33 queries taking 0.0516 seconds, 57 records returned.
Powered by Minx 1.1.6c-pink.