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George Washington

By: Felicity Ventura


George Washington • George Washington was born on “February 22,1732 in Westmoreland County, Virginia”( “George Washington”).


George Washington • Washington is known as “The Father of our Country” (“George Washington”).


George Washington • “Washington was chosen to lead the Continental Army” (“George Washington”).


George Washington • George Washington “defeated the British Army at, Yorktown, Virginia, in the final battle of the war” (“George Washington”).


George Washington • George Washington “was chosen to preside over the Continental Convention in Philadelphia” (George Washington”).


George Washington • George Washington was the first president.


George Washington • George Washington “began going to school in Fredericksburg soon after the family moved to Ferry’s Farm” (Chase,92)


George Washington • George Washington was chosen Commander of the Continental Army.


George Washington • “George Washington led twenty-four hundred soldiers up the edge of the Delaware River” (Osborne 59).


George Washington • When George Washington “was eleven years old his father died.” (Osborne 6).


George Washington • George Washington “died December 14, 1799” (“George Washington”).


Works Cited “Washington, George.” America the Beautiful Grolier Online, 2011 Web. 11 Apr. 2011 Osborne, Mary P. “George Washington, Leader of a new nation." New York, Dial Books for young readers, 1991 Chase, Philander D. Washington, George, World Book, 2008

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George Washington By: Felicity Ventura George Washington •George Washington was born on “February 22,1732 in Westmoreland County, Virginia”(...

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