Battle of Messines

History/Travel

Keep Your Head Down and Sap That Fort

The northeast United States is dotted with old forts that once played a critical role in our history. ¬†Four of the most famous during the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War were Fort Duquesne, Fort William Henry, Fort Niagara and Fort Stanwix. ¬† They were famous because they each occupied a critical point…