The History Network

A fortnightly military history podcast looking at all aspect of war throughout the ages.


episode 1: Fort Necessity and the Battle of Jumonville Glen

In the year 1754, twenty two year old George Washington was on a mission from the Governor of Virginia to enforce the colony's land claim on the area of western Pennsylvania. The French forces had just built Fort Duquesne (modern day Pittsburgh) as a means to solidify their claim to the land. At this time both England and France had started to develop the area. Dur: 15mins File: .mp3


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