Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Fact of the Day: Monroe Washington

When Washington crossed the Delaware River he had several people in his army that would later have key roles in the new American government. One of his soldiers was James Monore, who would later become President of the United States too. 

13 comments:

bj said...

I remember this from school.

Margaret D said...

Interesting and something i wasnt aware of.

Bob Bushell said...

Interesting, thanks for telling us.

Bob Bushell said...

Interesting, thanks for telling us.

Kati said...

Wow, so many important men in one group!

-Kati

Pat Hatt said...

The one group sure made history

Christine said...

Such is politics.

stephen Hayes said...

Yep, and the ice in that painting is from the North Sea where the German artist lived. It looks nothing like ice on the Delaware River.

Martha said...

Interesting stuff

Anonymous said...

Nice blog! I'm glad I stopped by :-D Interesting info you have here!

Caro * said...

Very interesting :)

NanaDiana said...

Hey----finally a fact that I knew! xo Diana

Al Penwasser said...

Oh, for a minute there, I thought you were going to talk about the Monroe Washington who runs a Rec League down in Philly.