The americans retreat across the Delaware River to get away from the British
George Washington Plans the Attack
The Continental Army sets up camp across the river where they are safe.
They Cross the River to Attack
George Washington and another General spy on the Hessians and plan what they will do.
Battle at Trenton
They plan an attack on the Hessians, the also regroup with General Gate's army but he is opposed and General Washington removes him from power. They plan they will cross and attack at night while the Hessians are asleep. They all prepare for what will be there first offense of the war.
Just get out of here!
The Americans cross the River at night hoping to catch the Hessians by surprise at daybreak. But it takes longer than they planned the will arrive at 8 am.
The Americans do catch the Hessians by surprise and kill many and take 900 POW's and no American is injured.