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There is a German-American link to US independence…The crucial victory at Yorktown

American Flag 1776...13 stars and 13 stripes representing the original 13 colonies that declared independence from Great Britain on July 4th 1776. It was the battle at Yorktown in 1781 that was Washington’s last roll of the dice to determine America’s future. Victory at Yorktown would be the battle that could finally assure America’s independence… Continue reading There is a German-American link to US independence…The crucial victory at Yorktown