235th Commemoration Battle of Brandywine


235th Commemoration Battle of Brandywine


Event:

Type : American Revolution, Battle Reenactment
Unit :
  • 1st Rhode Island # African decent
  • 2d Virginia Regiment # host
When
Sat Sep 15 – Sun Sep 16, 2012
Where
Brandywine Creek State Park, 41 Adams Dam Road, Wilmington, DE 19807 (map)

The British advanced northward through Delaware, toward Philadelphia. Washington prepared defenses against Howe's movements at Brandywine Creek, but was flanked and beaten back in the Battle of Brandywine on September 11, 1777.
TELLING THE STORY OF TRUE FREEDOM FIGHTERS