Battles of The American Revolution

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In History
  • Battle of Lexington and Concord

    Battle of Lexington and Concord
    It signaled the start of the American Revolution war, and the Americans won the battle. Some of the tactics they used were spying, right firearm, etc.
    This battle is important because it gave colonists a lot of confidence and belief to win more wars. It influenced them by giving them more confidence, the outcome is that they won and gain some independence.
  • Battle at Bunker Hill

    Battle at Bunker Hill
    Boston was being besieged by thousands of American militia, and the British were trying to keep control of the city and control its valuable seaport. The British won, the tactics they used were the right weapons like the muskets & bayonets.
    It was important because it was a significant morale-builder for the inexperienced Americans. It influenced them because they won their first battle, They lost, influenced them by having a confident boost.
  • Battle of New York

    Battle of New York
    The victory over the Americans, which gave the British control. The British forces won, they're tactics were that they were in the central position and made it harder.
    This battle is important because it's the first major battle after the declaration was signed, it influenced other battles by how they had a victory. The influence was that they know it wasn't going to be an easy battle.
  • Battle of Trenton

    Battle of Trenton
    General George Washington army crossed the icy Delaware on Christmas and crossed the course within 10 days. General George Washington army won, the tactics that were used was good men.
    This battle is important, because the significant of the conflict between the Hessian army. It influence other battles because they won, it didn't because they lost.
  • Fight for Philadelphia

    Fight for Philadelphia
    The British Army began an initiative to capture the colonial capitol of Philadelphia. The British won, they're tactics were the "flanking" strategy.
    This battle is important because it gave the patriots confidence. It influenced other battles because they gain more confidence that they could win another war. The outcome of the Revolutionary War was that they got Burgoyne's surrender.
  • Battle at Saratoga

    Battle at Saratoga
    What happened in Saratoga was that Burgoyne's army fell apart. The American won, their tactics were that they were too strong to go against.
    This battle is important because they made Burgoyne's army fall down. It influenced other battle by knowing that they could make another army surrender. The outcome it gave on the Revolutionary War was that they won!
  • Winter at Valley Forge

    Winter at Valley Forge
    What happened in this event was that their was soldiers freezing to death and that 2,000 men died. No one won because there was no battle.
    This battle is important because this is where George Washington led his troops. It influenced other wars because they know they could live through crazy weather. The outcome was that a lot of men died which means that they have a smaller army.
  • British Losses in 1791

    British Losses in 1791
    What happened was that Washington ordered Greene for his troops to follow Cornwallis. Continental Army won, the tactics they used was to make Cornwallis to surrender.
    This battle is important because they made Cornwallis surrender.It influenced other battles by knowing they are a strong army.The outcome on the Revolutionary war was that they could win!
  • British Surrender at Yorktown

    British Surrender at Yorktown
    What happened at Yorktown was that the British surrendered. The Americans won, their tactics were that they bombarded the British.
    This battle is important because it's one of the battles that was the last in the American Revolution. It influenced other battles because they know that they could win in war. The outcome was that they won!
  • British Take South

    British Take South
    What happened was British captured Charles town. British won, the tactics they used were they changed their military statics.
    This battle is important because they let African Americans fight. It influenced other battles by knowing they could win. The outcome was that the Americans won the American Revolutionary.