Fort Necessity was attcked by the French on July 3,1754. The French was led by Captian Louis Coulon de Villiers. Him and 700 of his men made Colonel George Washinton surrender and the French took over Fort Necessity.
The French and Indian War
The Albany Congress
The Albany Congress was a meeting between representitives representing 7 of the 13 colonies.This was a plan to try to pursuade the Mohawks into signing a treaty with the American Colonies
The Battle of Lake George
William Johnson and the British take control of the lake after defeating the French. This victory made Johnson the first British hero of the war by getting a key victory.
The French captured this Fort on the Great Lakes. General Montcalm and 3000 of his men arrived at the fort in August and took over the fort on the 14th of August
Fort William Henry
General Montcalm and his French forces take over Fort William from England. The English would later capitalize by taking Fort Frontenac.
James Abercromby and the British tried to Take over Fort Ticonderoga and were defeated by the French's 400 defenders.The British would eventually gain control of the fort in 1759 under General Jeffery Amherst.
The British take over Fort Louisbourg, which protects Fort Quebec.The Victory also opens the route to Canada.
The French surrender Fort Frantenac on lake Ontario. This destroyed their ability to communicate with their troops in the Ohio River Valley.
British Genaral Edward Braddock dies during the battle of Fort Duquesne. The French defeat the British and control the fort.
William Johnson and the British army defeated the French to gain control of the fort. This played a big part for the British because the fort controls the Niagara Falls
General Wolfe and General Montcalm die during this battle. Wolfe and the British defeat the French and is the turning point of the war.
Pontiac's Rebellion caused the Proclamation of 1763. This gave the Native Americans land west of the Appalachians. The Proclamation was ruled by King George III