#689 - 2¢ Baron von Steuben: Plate Block

Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben was a Prussian-born military officer who served as a Major General during the Revolutionary War. As one of the founders of the Continental Army, he taught the troops military techniques and disciplines essential to winning the Revolution. Steuben spoke little English and often used a translator to give orders to his troops. Scott 689 2¢ Baron von Steuben