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After the Louisiana purchase, around the time that Napoleon was in Giza, Lewis began his expedition.
By 1812 Bonaparte was headed to Moscow.
Franklin was Ambassador to France
Von Stuben was Prussian
Knox commanded the construction of Fort Knox ME, yet it was never attacked.