George Washington tells his men to cross the Delaware River to plan a surprise attack on Britain's Hessains. They catch them off guard because their general told them to rest because after a long battle with the Americans everyone was tired.
The first shots are fired and the British and Hessians are starting to fight back despite the surprise attack. Next their general Johann Rall is shot and killed being shot and falling off his horse.
welcome to Trenton
Americans win the battle of Trenton
The battle of Trenton is in full swing and by the end there will be 910 casualties in total mostly British though. There are 1,500 British/Hessians and there are nearly 2,500 americans/patriots.
Summary of the Battle of Trenton
British lose the battle of Trenton
Soon, after a battle that only lasted one hour the British surrendered to America for this battle. There were many casualties for the British due to their plan, being unprepared, the amount of soldiers, and Washington's great plan.
Some Hessian or British Soldiers ran off to Trenton or went elsewhere. The British left many weapons because of their loss and the haste to escape.
In summary the Americans win this battle lead by George Washington and the British lose this battle lead by Johann Rall who is killed along with a whole regiment being removed.