The Generals

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The Generals

from the Fort Ticonderoga Museum


area first explored by Samuel  de Champlain (1609)


Highlanders suffered many losses on the British assault of the French held Fort
42nd Highland Regiment (the Black Watch)


Lake Champlain was the principal invasion route



powder horns used by the American farmer soldiersrs


Ethan Allen surprised the British commander of Fort Ticonderoga
on his early morning capture of the Fort in 1775


Henry Knox hauled the cannon from Ticonderoga to Dorchester Heights
to force the British evacuation of Boston


bridge linking Fort Ticonderoga with Mount Independence (1777)


General John Burgoyne (1777)


the British supply route on Lake Champlain


part of General Burgoyne's forces were
Brunswick Infantry


model of Fort Ticonderoga


General Washington in a Continental Uniform

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