Why did we march to Yorktown, General Washington?
General Cornwallis is here. I needed to corner him by tricking him, and *If we do not deceive our own men, we will never deceive the enemy*, so I could not tell you.
* This is a quote that George Washington actually said.
See? Now we have cornered Cornwallis' second in command, O'Hara!
I cannot escape! I surrender, Washington!
That was the day,on October 19, 1781, where, against all odds, we won the revolutionary war.
I realize now that without help from our allies, the french, we would not have won.
Source 1: http://www.military-quotes.com/forum/yorktown-1781-a-t5654.html
Source 2: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/battle-of-yorktown-begins
Source 3: A Pocket History Of The United States by Allan Nevins and Henry Steele Commager
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