The Siege of Yorktown, also known as the Battle of Yorktown, the Surrender at
Yorktown or the German Battle, ending on October 19, 1781 at Yorktown, Virginia
Here at Yorktown, in the fall of 1781, General George Washington, with allied
American and French forces, besieged General Charles Lord Cornwallis's British
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As any success would be dependent upon the French navy's ability to prevent Cornwallis being resupplied, this movement was supported by the fleet of Rear Admiral Comte de Grasse.
With the army assembled, Washington and Rochambeau began the march to Yorktown
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On this day in History, Battle of Yorktown begins on Sep 28, 1781. Learn more
about what happened today on History.
Near Yorktown Battlefield, Yorktown Victory Center is a museum of the American
Revolution with indoor galleries and outdoor living-history areas.
The Yorktown Theatre Arts department will present an encore performance of
The Girls Who Glow on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 7:00 PM in the Yorktown
Information on events, calendar, band and contacts.
York Hall, 301 Main Street, Yorktown, VA (map). Come and enjoy Mixed Media
Art Show at the Gallery at York Hall. You can relish in our revolving exhibit of fine