Both the British and french both think that the land in the Ohio RIver Valley is theirs. Washington is sent to confront the French and get the land back, but they won't move
Get out of the Ohio River Valley! This land IS OURS.
With help from native american allies, George Washington surprise attacks a french force. However, he did not realize he also killed their general.
After accidentally killing Frances general, Washington and his men are forced to quickly build Fort Necessity. The English lost very badly. Washington was forced to surrender and leave the ohio river valley.
Um george, the french are saying you assasinated their general, and now there is a war.
General Braddock was sent from england to help fight. He set out to capture fort duquesne but was too arrogant and died.
The albany plan of union is just what we need for the colonies to be united so we can win this war. Join or die!