Fort Ticonderoga

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Noun1.Fort Ticonderoga - a pitched battle in which American revolutionary troops captured Fort Ticonderoga from the British in 1775Fort Ticonderoga - a pitched battle in which American revolutionary troops captured Fort Ticonderoga from the British in 1775
American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, American War of Independence, War of American Independence - the revolution of the American Colonies against Great Britain; 1775-1783
New York - one of the British colonies that formed the United States
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Instead, he opted to destroy Fort William Henry and return to Fort Carillon.
With the possible exception of Braddock's defeat on the Monongahela, Montcalm's victory over General James Abercrombie at Fort Carillon on July 8, 1758, would result in Britain's greatest humiliation of the war.
Farther up Lake Champlain, the French restored Fort Saint Frederic at Crown Point and built Fort Carillon on the tinkling fails at Ticonderoga, where the two lakes joined.

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