The redoubt itself was at the apex of a broad angle of trenches.
Meanwhile the British right center was held up by the redoubt.
Putnam showed him the redoubt, saying, "There you will be covered."
Howe disposed his forces in three columns, to attack the three faces of the redoubt.
For the men in the redoubt there were two more hours of waiting.
Bull was in command of the force in the other redoubt, which was a quarter of a mile away.
At the other redoubt they were joined by Bull, with his party.
October 14th seemed a never-ending day for those in the Redoubt.
Without any hesitancy, the six Indian chiefs entered into the redoubt which La Salle had thrown up.
This redoubt consisted of a knoll, on three sides of which trenches had been dug.