Our mission is
To honor the Forlorn Hope
The Forlorn Hope Expedition was successful. We retraced their steps over 100 miles as a tribute to these ordinary people taking an extraordinary and selfless risk on behalf of others.
Geek out on the Forlorn Hope with a day-by-day interactive timeline describing the weather, location, important landmarks, key occurrences,direct quotes from multiple resources and more. Watch this brief video to learn how to navigate, then head over to our timeline here: Forlorn Hope Timeline
Following are accounts of the day from Bob Crowley, Elke Reimer & Jennifer Hemmen. View more photos on the Expedition Photos page. Bob Crowley-We cannot