The Battle of Germantown Reenactment

The Battle of Germantown

(credit: Historic Germantown)
Sat Oct 5, 2013, 10-4PM, Battle Reenactments at 12 and 3.
6401 Germantown Avenue and Upsala St. Philadelphia Pa.(map)

On October 4, 1777, the Continental Army attempted to fight the British out of Germantown. Washington and his troops lost the battle and were forced to retreat to Valley Forge for the winter.

The 1st Rhode Island Regiment will represent men of African descent who fought in this battle.
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