Stay At Valley Forge Analysis

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Staying at Valley Forge

During the winter of 1777 and 1778 Valley Forge winter camp is where George Washington and his troops were located. Valley Forge was very cold and many soldiers got sick or died at Valley Forge. I would stay at Valley Forge. In an essay written by Thomas Paine(Doc.D) in his essay he explains that those who left Valley Forge were made fun of and were called things like summer soldier because they could not handle the cold weather. I would stay because it would be dishonorable to leave Valley Forge when your country needs you. Next is a painting painted by William Henry Powell (Doc.B). His painting shows George Washington, the Congressional Congress, and soldiers. This would make me stay because it is a sign that everyone

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