I am on the Americans side because they promised me freedom
I am on the British side because they promised ME freedom
Deborah Sampson fought in the war as a man, under the name "Robert Shurtleff". She is honored for her courage because not only did she break the law fighting as a man, she did remarkable things such as removing a bullet from her own skin.
Foreign-Born Heroes of the Revolution
Jane McCrea was murdered in a fight during a dispute on which side would take her home and receive a reward.
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Africans who were on the American side were there because they were promised freedom. If they were on the British side, they were promised the same thing!
Baron von Steuben volunteered to provide military help to the troops. He improved the agility and skills of the American soldiers.
Spies used many methods to ensure that they didnt get caught. One of the methods they used was invisible ink. Invisible ink was crucial during the revolution. In fact, George Washington was one of the people who used it.
The guerilla tactics were extremely useful when fighting. Guerilla tactics was when there are small groups fighting smaller battles. They were effective in sabotages, raids, and hit and runs. This tactic was used in the battles of Lexington and Concord.