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Oct 20, 2011 - Fort Necessity

We were than off to Fort Necessity. The confrontation here in the summer of 1754 was the opening battle of the war fought by England and France for control of the North American continent. It was also the opening struggle of the French and Indians Wars also known as the Seven Years’ War, the war finally ended in 1763 with the expulsion of French power from North American and India. It was also the first major event in the military career of George Washington. At this time American was still under British rule and even with reinforcements...

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