don't shoot until you see the white of their eyes
First battles of the revolution, British were coming to take the patriot's weapons and arrest the patriot leaders. It was know as the shot heard around the world
The battle in which the British won but lost so many men. The Americans lost because they ran out of ammunition, that's why they said "don't fire until you see the white of their eyes" to not waste ammunition.
The battle that was mostly chasing. It is when the Americans won Trenton, they started chasing the British across their country.
The battle of Germantown was a failure because the continental army was fighting in the fog and could not see each other in which they started attacking each other in something called "friendly fire"
The battle of Saratoga was the main reason that Spain and France joined the revolutionary was and became allies with the US. The French would later help us block the British from escaping and therefor winning the war.
In the battle of Yorktown, the continental army and the french surrounded the British army from the land and sea. IT is the ending battle of the revolution.