The British had the Americans surrounded in NEw York. They didn capture Washington. This was important because if they captured Washington the Americanś would have lost the war.
i am so cold thank god the sun is out
Washington crossed the Delaware River on Christmas. The Hessians, the Germans who hleped the British, were sleeping. The Americans surrounded them and captured them without a fight. THis boosted the morale for the Americans.
Battle of Monmouth
we just got chased now we must move south
Burgoyne brought his troops down from Cananada to meet up with Howeś troops from New York City. How went to Philadelphia instea, so the British were outnumbered. THis was important because the French joined the Americans as an ally.
Battle of CHarleston
i am the only one left alive
The Americans were starving because the American farmers prefered British gold. They were cold because the merchants raised prices on blankets and stuff. Baron von Steuben trained soldiers and Marquis de Lafayette supplied money. This helped them get supplies and training they needed.
British abandoned Philly for New York Ciy and Washington chased them to the city. The Americans won the battle. This moved the war from the North to the South.
British used siege warfare on the Americans. THey cut CHarleston off from any help. This battle saw the most deaths for the Americans. It was important because it caused the British to move to Virginia to their defeat.