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. The invasion of Canada never took place. Lafayette had insufficient men, and those
who did arrive at Albany were not at all properly equipped for a campaign. By mid-March
the congress had called the expedition off and authorized Washington to recall Lafayette
to the main army (Ward, War of the Revolution
, 2:561–562; JCC
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