How did the Continental Army win the Battle of Yorktown?
The Siege of Yorktown:
One of the most pivotal battles of the American Revolutionary War was the Siege of Yorktown. This siege, which took place in 1781, ended with the total surrender of a large British army stationed there. After this military engagement, the British sought to negotiate peace with the United States.
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The Continental Army won the Siege of Yorktown because of numerical superiority and coordination with its French allies. The French commanded the...
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What was the Battle of Yorktown? Learn about the Siege of Yorktown and the British surrender at Yorktown along with the aftermath of the battle and Yorktown's legacy.