ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY.

ON THIS DAY in 1781, Lord Corwallis surrendered his sword to General George Washington. This glorious victory proved that the plucky American colonists were a match for any military force in the world, as long as they had the full might of the French navy to back them up.

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