Written then Secured (2 Photos) / by Dave Hileman

While the Declaration of Independence set out the cause of the separation, it was guns,  gumption, sacrifice, and much more that secured that promise in Yorktown, VA. 

 Yorktown Battlefield

Yorktown Battlefield

 Jamestown Island eagle. Sorry, Ben, but way better than a turkey!

Jamestown Island eagle. Sorry, Ben, but way better than a turkey!