What type of weapons were used in the French and Indian war?

By: Kaitlyn Trudeau

According to Prezi.com, the weapons used in the French and Indian war was the Flintlock Smoothbore Musket, the English called it the "Brown Bess" because of its brown color. Also used was the Tomahawk, which could either be thrown or used in hand. The word "tomahawk" comes from the Powhatan tribe. The bayonet is also mentioned, they are blades that are fitted to the end of a musket and is used as a knife when an enemy approaches and is to close to shoot.

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