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von steuben was born in magdeburg germany in 1730 he attended jesult schools in bresaiu he entered the prussian armys officer corps and served in the seven years war he then joined fredrick the greats military staff he next was appointed chamberlain to the prussian court of hohenzollern hechingen in 1777 von went to parns to meet americas foreign commissioners benjamin franklin and silas deane offered them his military serviceswho was impressedby von stuebons title immediately sent him to gearge washingtons at valley forge he crossed the atlantic ocean from germany to drill george washingtons soldiers troops von faught the american militia many eupopean military formations and other war stralegies ina few days washington saw a great difference in the cordination awareness and knowledged of his soldiers arrived in plymouth nh in 1778 to aid these americans in a fight for independence wca although he spoke no enlish he systematically trained the amature american troops in military discipline and battle readiness the rigorous training saved the troops from complete defeat during the battle of mamouth in 1779 von prepared his book regulations of order and discipline for troops of the us which remained americas official military manual for over 3 decadesit is still being used today in the military system today later in the war von commanded the war supply center and faught at yorktown afterword washington employed him in avarety of duties from the creation of a plan to demobilize the wartime army to the acceptance of britians surendered canadian forts von also helped to found the society of cincinnati and then resigned his american commision in 1784 after the war the new york legislature granted von an estate he recieved a small pension from the us government but relied on friends like alexander hamilton to settle his mounting dates von died on november 28 794 he was burried in new york in steuben county with a bronze plak memory of all that he
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