9 SEP 2017 FORT STORY, VA
report by Edward Douglas
Virginia Society Norfolk Chapter Sons of the American Revolution hosted the Commemoration of the Battle of the Capes today at Fort Story. Huzzah to Admiral de Grasse and the French fleet who battled with the British fleet at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay and prevented reinforcements from reaching General Cornwallis at Yorktown. We all know the outcome of that!!