Revolutioinary War

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  • Battle of Bunker Hill

    It was a small battle between the colonists and the Birtish. The British won. The colonists occupied British territory. British lost 1,100 soliders. Captured Boston, Massachusetts
  • The Battle of Trenton

    Colonists win a sneak attack. They pushed British troops out of New Jersey. It was big morale booster. First real battle the colonists win
  • The Battle of Princeton

    Colonists sneak attack again and push the British troops out of New Jersey. Captured the town and military supplies
  • French Alliance

    Americans and French sign a treaty of alliance. The french believed the colonists would win. France hate Britain. Gave them military support. France gave America naval support.
    Happened in Philadelphia and Paris, France
  • The Battle of Saratoga

    Americans led by Gates attack the British and win. Kept the south connected with NE. It was a major victory, France allies with America.
  • Valley Forge

    The soldiers get sick, die and starve. The colonists don't have the support of major. The colonists survived and went on to win.
    Happened in Valley Forge, Philidolphia
  • Battle of Vincennes

    Two battles, British win the first, colonists win the second. They fought for the control of the Ohio river. If Britain won both battles they would have controlled the Western Colonies.
    Happened in Indiana
  • Battle of Yorktown

    Washinton moved south, encounters the British, and traps them along the coast. The colonists and Britain both wanted control of Charleston River. It was the last battle in the war. The colonists win it and win the war.
    Happened in Yorktown, VA