history project
Updated: 12/18/2019
history project

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  • Lexington & Concord
  • Bunker hill
  • Trenton
  • The war started on April 19,1775 it was the fist battle fought in the Revolutionary war ,the British army to capture rebel leaders like Samuel Adams and John Hancock.
  • Saratoga
  • Bunker Hill was fought on June 17,1775 during the Siege of Boston. The battle is named after Bunker Hill in Charlestown, Massachusetts which the British captured.
  • Valley Forge
  • The Battle of Trenton began on December 26, 1776 was a small but significant war because it energized Washington army after easily defeated the British Hessian forces
  • York Town
  • The Battle of Saratoga occurred in September and October, 1777, during the second year of the American Revolution. It included two crucial battles, fought eighteen days apart, and was a decisive victory for the Continental Army and a crucial turning point in the Revolutionary War.
  • Valley Forge functioned as the third of eight military encampments for the Continental Army's main body, commanded by General George Washington. In September 1777, British forces had captured the American capital of Philadelphia
  • The battle pitted General George Washington, aided by French General de Rochambeau, against British General Lord Cornwallis. ... The defeat of the British at Yorktown prompted the British government to negotiate an end to the American Revolution and give the colonist their freedom.