The year was 1775 in April. and America and 4,000 soldiers made British retreat from the battle. It was the first war and America had won. This battle created the saying, "Shot Heard 'Round the World."
It was June, 1775. The Militia proved they could hole their own against the most powerful army in the world. The British had won. The American leader in this battle was William Prescott, but the British leader was General William Howe. "Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes."
Battle of Yorktown
It was Northwest Territory, May 1778-February 1779.