Quarter 1 Unit Matery Project - Matthew Burnette Due October Fourteenth of the year Two Thousand Fourteen Period number seven Fort Ticonderoga was

Quarter 1 Unit Matery Project - Matthew Burnette Due...

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Matthew BurnetteDue October Fourteenth, of the year Two Thousand FourteenPeriod number sevenFort Ticonderoga was British supply fortress in New York. Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys raided the Fort on May 10thof 1775. They were joined by the American General Benedict Arnold for the raid when he received word of the plan. Arnold was simply in it for the Glory and not so much the cause. Though the raid itself would not provide but minimal pride, he saw the long term effects of possibly being in on the raid. In the cover of night the militia entered the fortto take the supplies. There was no shots fired and the British surrendered. This supplies proved well as it helped Washington win the battles of Boston and Brandywine Creek respectively. It was opportunity for the general to not only supply his army with high quality gunnery but take that same power from his opponent. I began my project by building a fort out of Lincoln Logs. When I discovered that they did make

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