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When the Forest Ran Red: Washington, Braddock and a Doomed Army DVD
The story of George Washington’s first days as a soldier 20 years prior to the Revolutionary War, as the British, French, and Native American empires fight for the American wilderness. Washington begins his career at the center of a murder mystery, and a month later he is defeated at Fort Necessity. British General Edward Braddock brings an army to America and, with Washington, marches on the French, but, a surprise encounter with a French & Indian guerrilla force results in a battle that will change American history. Documentary running time: 68 minutes plus bonus features.