Category «Strategy & Tactics»

Defense and Forts of New York City 1775 – 1776 by Harry Schenawolf

It is the summer of 1775. Hostilities have erupted between England and her colonies in America. Among a host of concerns and preparations by New York City’s patriots and Provincial Congress is the defense of Manhattan and the surrounding region. On June 26th, 1775, the New York Provincial Congress met as a body for the …