The Mohawk Valley Path Through History begins with the Revolutionary War - the sites and events related to this period in history.
British Major John Andre, and Benedict Arnold accomplice, is hanged as a spy by U.S. military forces in Tappan, New York
British capture Forts Montgomery and Clinton
Continental Army attacks Unadilla in retaliation for Sept. 17 raid on German Flats (Herkimer)
British fleet defeats Benedict Arnold's gunboats on Lake Champlain
British troops attempt unsuccessful attack on Middle Fort (present day Middleburgh)
General John Burgoyne surrenders to Gen. Gates at Saratoga
17 Oct 1778: Gov. Clinton message to Gen. Washington regarding trail to Anaquaga
British General Charles Cornwallis formally surrenders to a French and American force at Yorktown, VA, bringing the American Revolution to a close.
Robert Van Rensselaer meets Sir John Johnson at Battle of Klock’s Field
Battle of Johnstown