american revolution

american revolution

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  • The British soldiers and the colonial militia, or "Minutemen", clash, firing the first shots of the Revolution
  • Battles of Concord and Lexington 1775
  • In the first major battle of the revolution, the British take Bunker Hill, but not before losing 1000 men
  • Battle of Bunker Hill 1775
  • The 2nd Continental officially declares independence 1776
  • Joint French and American forces trap a large British force on the York Town peninsula in the last major action of the revolution.
  • 6,000 troops surrender in a shocking British defeat. This helped convince france to join the war.
  • Battles of Saratoga 1777
  • Valley Forge 1777
  • Washington spends the winter drilling the Continental Army into a professional fighting force
  • Siege of Yorktown 1781
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