Some of the women were spies and camp followers. Other women did fundraising to raise money for the war.
The natives took sides in the war. Some allied with the Americans, some allied with the British and others took no part in the war.
The Africans joined the war on either side because they were tempted by promises of freedom. Many Africans were unable to obtain freedom despite their services.
Baron von Stuben teaches American Soliders.
Many generals from other countries were important in the war. Some important generals include Baron von Stuben and Marquis de Lafayette.
Spies used many methods to discover information about the other side, such as ciphers, codes, masked letters and invisible ink. Some famous spies include Benedict Arnold and Anna Strong.
Some weapons of the war included muskets bayonets and cannons. A battle fought in linear tactics are when the battle is fought in a line and a battle fought in guerilla tactics are when there is sneaking and ambushing. The prisoners of war lived in terrible conditions and receive little or no food.