Saturday, 26 January 2013
Battle of Newton 1779
This battle was played following an article from Wargammes Illustrated.
The Americans just before deploying into line, and decimating the Mohawks with concentrated musketry.It was a battle fought by Loyalist Troops and American Patriots. They had been neighbors, then became mortal enemies. This battle was the main action of the campaign. The losers were the Mohawk nation who were forced to flee first to Fort Niagra, then into Canada following the American Revolution. Their decendants now make up the Kanawake reserve in Quebec.