"Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes"
“The noise of the soldiers coming over and clearing away the ice, the rattling of the cannon wheels on the frozen ground, and the cheerfulness of my fellow-comrades encouraged me beyond expression..."
American Captain John Parker and 4000 Minutemen caused the British to retreat from Concord, MA in April 1775. The first battle of the war and the
"Let me die in this old uniform in which I fought my battles. May God forgive me for ever having put on another".
The battle took place on Bunker Hill, although most of the fighting also occurred on Breed's Hill in Charlestown Massachusetts. The Bunker Hill took place on June 17th, 1775 just months after the fight at Lexington and Concord and the British defeated the Americans and William Prescout and general William Howe were involved
Our Men have all got comfortably covered in their Huts and Better quarters are not in the World…”
The battle was fought on the morning of December 26, 1776. The Battle of Trenton was won by the American forces and General George Washington was one of the military leaders involved.
“YOU MAY EXPECT NO MERCY”
The battle started on September 19, 1777, and American won the battle. The people that were involved are British General John Burgoyne and Horatio Gates
In December 1777, General George Washington moved the Continental Army to their winter quarters at Valley Forge. Nine days later, they won a victory against the British under
The battle has begun in 1777 and named for a British government official. George Rogers Clark and Henry Hamilton. The Americans won