my story board
Updated: 1/26/2021
my story board

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  • battle of bunker hill
  • battle of Yorktown
  • On June 17, some 2,200 British forces under the command of Major General William Howe.As the British Army advanced in columns against the Americans, Prescott, in an effort to conserve the Americans’ limited supply of ammunition, reportedly told his men, “Don’t fire until you see the whites of their eyes!
  • On September 28, 1781, General George Washington, commanding a force of 17,000 French and Continental troops, begins the siege known as the Battle of Yorktown against British General Lord Charles Cornwallis and a contingent of 9,000 British troops at Yorktown