Video: Re-enactor recounts daring Christmas journey across Delaware River

Re-enactor Noah Lewis discusses the treacherous conditions Gen. George Washington and his troops faced on Christmas Day in 1776. Lewis participates in the annual re-enactment of the journey. In 1776, the troops crossed an icy Delaware River during a snow storm to surprise the Hessian troops who were in Trenton, New Jersey, at the time. (Jillian Angeline | Multimedia Journalist, Military Times)

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