When did george washington cross the delaware?
George Washington led a column of Continental Army troops across the icy Delaware River on the night of December 25–26, 1776. This event is depicted in the well-known painting by Emanuel Leutze.
On December 25, 1776 George Washington and the Continental Army crossed the Delaware River into New Jersey in a surprise attack on the British. They had a decisive victory that helped turn the war back to the American's favor.
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