Letters To General Washington Case Study

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Dear General Washington, It has come to our recent attention that Fort Washington has been taken over by the British General Howe. Ironically enough that is also our question to you: “How could this happen?” We have left you in charge of the Continental Army and the leadership you have left in charge is failing. Leaving your so-called commanding officer Nathanael Greene in charge of the fort was a huge mistake and then allowing him to make the decision on how to hold the fort on his own? Yet another mistake. It is obvious that you did not feel the Fort was General Howe's main objective, but as we see now you were obviously wrong. It makes us all wonder if you are still worthy of command at all, let alone the army that carries our acts of
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