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*Circa - 1781
 
*Circa - 1781
 
*Age - 49
 
*Age - 49
*Height - 6' 2"
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*Height - 6' 3"
 
*Weight - 200 lbs
 
*Weight - 200 lbs
*Symbol - Betsy Ross flag
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Symbole - Colonial America Flag (with 13 stars)
   
 
==History==
 
==History==
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On March 4, 1797: Washington officially ended his career as US President. In that same year: Washington began a distillery tycoon at Mount Vernon; the largest distillery in America at that time.
 
On March 4, 1797: Washington officially ended his career as US President. In that same year: Washington began a distillery tycoon at Mount Vernon; the largest distillery in America at that time.
   
During the presidency of Washington's successor, his own vice president John Adams, tensions with both France and Britain were flaring up. While Adams was sure that Napoleon wouldn't invade, Adams appointed former President Washington General-in-Chief of the military just in case in 1798.
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In December 1799, Washington fell ill after spending several hours inspecting his farms on horseback in snow and freezing rain. He would die several days later on December 14, 1799: his health weakened further by his multiple doctors bleeding him dry using a psudo-science technique dubbed 'bloodletting' in an attempt to heal the illness.
   
In December 1799, Washington fell ill after spending several hours inspecting his farms on horseback in snow and freezing rain. He would die several days later on December 14, 1799: his health weakened further by his multiple doctors bleeding him dry using a pseudo-science technique dubbed 'bloodletting' in an attempt to heal the illness.
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===US-British Relationship===
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American and British relationships remained hostile initially, as the British Empire refused to acknowledge the USA as a nation. The War of 1812 erupted when the British kidnapped American sailors in a policy known as impressment. The British tried to justify this action by claiming these Americans defected from the British Empire, but the USA saw this as an act of war.
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The USA and UK had minor skirmishes and border disputes as Canada and USA expanded westward. The UK stayed neutral in the American Civil War; not allying with the Confederates as they didn't want to risk war with the Union: despite the Confederate's attempts to have the UK and France join their cause. The USA declared war on the German Empire in WWI as Germany attacked US ships supplying the Allies. The USA joined the Allies in both World Wars, creating a military alliance with the UK that still lasts today.
   
 
==Weapons==
 
==Weapons==
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<span style="color: #8a7eff">[[File:Blue.png]]</span><span style="color: #8a7eff">[[File:Blue.png]]</span><span style="color: #8a7eff">[[File:Blue.png]]</span><span style="color: #8a7eff"><span style="color: #8a7eff">[[File:Blue.png]]</span><span style="color: #8a7eff"> George </span>Washington</span>
 
<span style="color: #8a7eff">[[File:Blue.png]]</span><span style="color: #8a7eff">[[File:Blue.png]]</span><span style="color: #8a7eff">[[File:Blue.png]]</span><span style="color: #8a7eff"><span style="color: #8a7eff">[[File:Blue.png]]</span><span style="color: #8a7eff"> George </span>Washington</span>
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[[File:Simulation- Washington Vs. Napoleon|thumb|330x330px|'''Bonaparte''']]
   
 
The battle starts with Napoleon and 4 Grand Armée soldiers coming over a hill looking above General Washington's militia. Napoleon's lieutenant hands him a telescope so that he can get a better view on their situation. Below, Washington looks up at Napoleon's small regiment just as he gives the signal for his soldiers to advance. Washington commands his men to arm up their Brown Bess Muskets and begin firing as Napoleon's lieutenant gives the order to open fire with their Charleville muskets, killing one militia man.[[File:Bluedead.png]] The milita men return fire with their Brown Bess muskets, also killing a French soldier. [[File:reddead.png]] Washington then orders the militia sniper to take out Napoleon's lieutenant, shooting him off of his horse with the Pennsylvania Long Rifle.[[File:Reddead.png]]
 
The battle starts with Napoleon and 4 Grand Armée soldiers coming over a hill looking above General Washington's militia. Napoleon's lieutenant hands him a telescope so that he can get a better view on their situation. Below, Washington looks up at Napoleon's small regiment just as he gives the signal for his soldiers to advance. Washington commands his men to arm up their Brown Bess Muskets and begin firing as Napoleon's lieutenant gives the order to open fire with their Charleville muskets, killing one militia man.[[File:Bluedead.png]] The milita men return fire with their Brown Bess muskets, also killing a French soldier. [[File:reddead.png]] Washington then orders the militia sniper to take out Napoleon's lieutenant, shooting him off of his horse with the Pennsylvania Long Rifle.[[File:Reddead.png]]
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Napoleon then mounts up on his horse as Washington rides past his fellow man, who is struggling to get to his feet. Washington rides up to the remaining cannoneer, who tries to retrieve his sword, and strikes him across the neck with his Colichemarde sword, killing him instantly.[[File:reddead.png]] Bonaparte does the same to the wounded militia man, riding past him and slicing him with his cavalry saber.[[File:Bluedead.png]]
 
Napoleon then mounts up on his horse as Washington rides past his fellow man, who is struggling to get to his feet. Washington rides up to the remaining cannoneer, who tries to retrieve his sword, and strikes him across the neck with his Colichemarde sword, killing him instantly.[[File:reddead.png]] Bonaparte does the same to the wounded militia man, riding past him and slicing him with his cavalry saber.[[File:Bluedead.png]]
   
Both men face each other down in the middle of the battlefield, swords in one hand and reins in the other. Both generals charge and clash swords, with Washington getting thrown off his horse. Washington recovers quickly and retrieves his tri-corn hat as Napoleon dismounts and rushes to confront his opponent, both assuming a fighting stance. Washington gives Napoleon a silent salute with his sword before the duel begins. Napoleon swings at Washington, but the lankier Washington parries and punches Napoleon across the face. Napoleon continues to attack with Washington parrying every strike until he sees an opening in Napoleon's defense. Seeing the opening, Washington thrusts his sword through the side of Napoleon's neck.[[File:Reddead.png]] He then pulls out the sword and wipes the blood from it as Napoleon crumples slowly to the ground dead
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Both men face each other down in the middle of the battlefield, swords in one hand and reins in the other. Both generals charge and clash swords, with Washington getting thrown off his horse. Washington recovers quickly and retrieves his tri-corn hat as Napoleon dismounts and rushes to confront his opponent, both assuming a fighting stance. Washington gives Napoleon a silent salute with his sword before the duel begins. Napoleon swings at Washington, but the lankier Washington parries and punches Napoleon across the face. Napoleon continues to attack with Washington parrying every strike until he sees an opening in Napoleon's defense. Seeing the opening, Washington thrusts his sword through the side of Napoleon's neck.[[File:Reddead.png]] He then pulls out the sword and wipes the blood from it as Napoleon crumples slowly to the ground dead.[[File:George Washington vs Napoleon Bonaparte.jpg|thumb|208x208px|'''George Washington vs Napoleon Bonaparte''']]
[[File:George Washington vs Napoleon Bonaparte.jpg|thumb|208x208px|'''George Washington vs Napoleon Bonaparte''']]
 
   
 
==Expert's Opinion==
 
==Expert's Opinion==
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* [[Napoleon Bonaparte]], who was Washington's opponent on the show, ordered ten days of mourning in France upon learning of Washington's death.
 
* [[Napoleon Bonaparte]], who was Washington's opponent on the show, ordered ten days of mourning in France upon learning of Washington's death.
 
* George Washington indirectly caused Napoleon's rise to power. When the French military assisted the American Revolution, their country quickly became bankrupt from the war, leading to the French Revolution, which lead to the overthrow of King Louis XVI and Queen Marie Antoinette causing Napoleon's rise to power.
 
* George Washington indirectly caused Napoleon's rise to power. When the French military assisted the American Revolution, their country quickly became bankrupt from the war, leading to the French Revolution, which lead to the overthrow of King Louis XVI and Queen Marie Antoinette causing Napoleon's rise to power.
* Washington and Napoleon both took on the intensely hated and mentally unstable [[wikipedia:George_III_of_the_United_Kingdom|King George III of Great Britain]]. However in 1811, George III's mental illness rendered him unable to reign. This left Napoleon to face the King's son and regent, George IV.
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* Washington and Napoleon both took on the intensely hated and mentally unstable [[wikipedia:George_III_of_the_United_Kingdom|King George III of Great Britain]].
 
*There has been some debate whether or not Washington actually used guerrilla warfare. Washington himself was a gentleman who didn't like to use guerrilla warfare, and prohibited his soldiers from fighting this kind of war. It was Charles Lee who mainly fought the revolution using guerrilla warfare. However, there were times when Washington did use guerrilla warfare, such as the [[wikipedia:Forage War|Forage War]], where the general instructed his militias to harass and raid British supply posts as well as conducting hit and run tactics. Some concluded that Washington used guerrilla tactics when outnumbered and conventional warfare when possible.
 
*There has been some debate whether or not Washington actually used guerrilla warfare. Washington himself was a gentleman who didn't like to use guerrilla warfare, and prohibited his soldiers from fighting this kind of war. It was Charles Lee who mainly fought the revolution using guerrilla warfare. However, there were times when Washington did use guerrilla warfare, such as the [[wikipedia:Forage War|Forage War]], where the general instructed his militias to harass and raid British supply posts as well as conducting hit and run tactics. Some concluded that Washington used guerrilla tactics when outnumbered and conventional warfare when possible.
 
* On July 4, 1976 Washington he was granted a posthumous promotion to General of the Armies of the United States, legislatively defined to be the highest possible rank in the US Army. The resolution stated that Washington's seniority had rank and precedence over all other grades of the Army, past or present, effectively making Washington the highest ranked U.S. officer of all time.
 
* On July 4, 1976 Washington he was granted a posthumous promotion to General of the Armies of the United States, legislatively defined to be the highest possible rank in the US Army. The resolution stated that Washington's seniority had rank and precedence over all other grades of the Army, past or present, effectively making Washington the highest ranked U.S. officer of all time.
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*While America's independence was majorly assisted by the French, President Washington refused to take a side in the Napoleonic Wars. He told a French diplomat of his insistence of the young nation's neutrality and told him he would not allow him or other Frenchmen to equip American citizens as [[Pirate|Privateers]].
 
*While America's independence was majorly assisted by the French, President Washington refused to take a side in the Napoleonic Wars. He told a French diplomat of his insistence of the young nation's neutrality and told him he would not allow him or other Frenchmen to equip American citizens as [[Pirate|Privateers]].
 
*George Washington remains the only independent to be elected to office (John Tyler, who ascended to the presidency after the death of William Harrison, became an independent after being kicked out of his party).
 
*George Washington remains the only independent to be elected to office (John Tyler, who ascended to the presidency after the death of William Harrison, became an independent after being kicked out of his party).
*George Washington had only 1 real tooth when he began his presidency. His false teeth were not wooden, but made of hippo ivory.
 
 
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