• Yorktown Battlefield

    Yorktown Battlefield

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

Places

Painting of Colonial Yorktown

Painting of Colonial Yorktown

NPS Image

The Historic Town of Yorktown
 
Photo of the Nelson House

Nelson House

NPS Photo

Nelson House
 
Photo of the Moore House

Moore House on Yorktown Battlefield

Cliff and Jean Dickey

Moore House
 
Poor Potter Archaeological Site

Poor Potter Site

Cliff and Jean Dickey

Poor Potter Site
 
Photo of the Victory Monument

Yorktown Victory Monument

NPS Photo

Yorktown Victory Monument

Did You Know?

Re-enactor camp in 1981

The 9,000 American forces were in the minority during the Yorktown Campaign. The French army and navy combined for over 25,000 men, while the British army and navy participants numbered over 21,000.