On this day in 1778, Baron von Steuben joins the Continental Army at Valley Forge. In 1904, the Town of Saratoga reported on furnished meals & lodging to 493 needy individuals. In 1945, the US Marines raised American flag on Iwo Jima during World War II.
On this day is a chronological timetable of events that occurred on this day in history around the Town of Saratoga. Discover what happened today in local history by subscribing to our blog at http://ift.tt/2czXtwq
(Thank you to Deputy Historian Patricia Peck for compiling this timetable.)