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The Winter at Valley Forge (1777)
George Washington's Quarters
Washington's men were half-naked in the cold and were suffering from small pox in the winter
Problems Faced by the Soldiers #1
Washingtons men began to build over 2000 log cabins
Problems Faced by the Soldiers #2
These log cabins usually took a week to build, they were erected using lumber from the region's abundant forests
Training with Baron Fredrick von Steuben
Washington's men were half-naked and supplies and provisions were scarce, but available.
soldiers made due with substances meals such as firecake, a mixture of water and flower.
von Steuben introduced a system of progressive training for recruits which educated them in the basics of soldiering.