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Commandement et état-major britanniques guerre d'indépendance

Commandement et état-major britanniques guerre d'indépendance

The Battle of Oriskany, fought on August 6, 1777, was one of the bloodiest battles in the North American theater of the American Revolutionary War and a significant engagement of the Saratoga campaign. Early in the siege of Fort Stanwix, an American relief force from the Mohawk Valley under General Nicholas Herkimer, numbering around 800 men of the Tryon County militia and a party of Oneida Indians, approached in an attempt to raise the siege.

American Revolutionary War - Herkimer at the Battle of Oriskany, oil painting by F. Yohn, ca. Although wounded, General Nicholas Herkimer rallies the Tryon County militia at the Battle of Oriskany on August

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