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Fort Necessity National Battlefield - Wikipedia

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Fort Necessity National Battlefield is a National Battlefield Site in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States, which preserves the site of the Battle of Fort ...

Fort Necessity National Battlefield (U.S. National Park Service)

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The battle at Fort Necessity in the summer of 1754 was the opening action of the French and Indian War. This war was a clash of British, French and American ...

Lieutenant Colonel George Washington builds Fort Necessity - Jun ...

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On this day in History, Lieutenant Colonel George Washington builds Fort Necessity on Jun 04, 1754. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Fort Necessity - Infoplease

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Fort Necessity, entrenched camp built in July, 1754, by George Washington and his Virginia militia at Great Meadows (near the present Uniontown, Pa.).

Battle of Fort Necessity in the French and Indian War - Military History

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The Battle of Fort Necessity was fought July 3, 1754 at the start of the French and Indian War and saw Lt. Col. George Washington defeated by the French.

Fort Necessity

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"George Washington arrived at the Great Meadows, as the Fort Necessity area was than called, on May 24, 1754. Although the meadow was nearly all marsh, ...

Fort Necessity - Social Studies for Kids

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Hastily constructed fort (which really wasn't much of a fort at all) done so at the orders of George Washington, a young officer fighting for England, after his failure ...

The French and Indian War (1754-1763): Early Battles and Fort ...

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A summary of Early Battles and Fort Necessity in 's The French and Indian War ( 1754-1763). Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of ...

Battles of the French and Indian War: Fort Necessity « - Mr. Nussbaum

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Fort Necessity, located in modern-day Farmington, PA, was the site of the first actual military engagementof the French and Indian War. George Washington ...

Fort Necessity - Grave Addiction

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Beth's trip to Fort Necessity, Farmington, Pennsylvania.

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Fort Necessity National Battlefield
Location: Farmington, PA
The battle at Fort Necessity in the summer of 1754 was the opening action of the French and Indian War. This war was a clash of British, French and American Indian cultures. It ended with the removal of French... More »
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Fort Necessity, Pennsylvania History and Information

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Completed on June 4, 1754, British lieutenant colonel George Washington built a 'fort of necessity' to defend against imminent attack by the French.

Fort Necessity - George Washington's Hopeless Battle

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The battle of Fort Necessity. Also called Battle of the Great Meadows. Part of the French and Indian War in western Pennsylvania. July 1754.

Fort Necessity - Ohio History Central

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Fort Necessity was a small stockade in western Pennsylvania built by Virginia Militia led by George Washington in 1754. Beginning in the 1740s both England  ...