|KIttanning War Memorial|
Colonel Armstrong gathered men at Fort Shirley throughout the end of July and beginning of August 1755. On August 30, the force left the fort and started a westward march. On September 3, the group led by Colonel Armstrong joined with an advance force to make Colonel Armstrong’s party 307 men strong.
|Pennsylvania Historical Marker for Kittanning|
Along Business Route 422 in town
The Battle of Kittanning continues here: Part Two.