Saturday 8 September 2018

Battle of Lake George 1755

Today is the anniversary of this battle. Pic is from the Osprey campaign book Fort William Henry written by one of the Artillerie Ian Castle (see below)

Stillman's Run

 The first skirmish of the Black Hawk War took place #OnThisDay in 1832. Sauk and Meskwaki forces, who were trying to reclaim land in Illino...