Lexington and ConcordIt was the first battle of the Revolutionary war that lasted two days. Its Purpose was to cripple the American Militia.
Lasted from April 18,1775-April 19,1775
Battle of Bunker HillIt was a small battle between the British and the Colonists. The British won.
2nd Continental Congress and the DOIThey discussed important issues, such as if we should stay with Britain.
This Begins the Rebellion
The Battle of PrincetonPrinceton, N.J.
It was another surprise attack on the British by the colonists and the colonists won again while capturing the town and military supplies.
The Battle of TrentonIt was a surprise attack on the British from the colonists. The colonists won and it was a big moral booster for them.
1st real battle that the Colonists have won
The Battla of SaratogaSaratoga, N.J.
Americans were led by Gates, they attacked the British and win.
This event is important becasue it kept the South connected with the Nourtheast.
Valley ForgeValley Forge, PA
The soldiers get sick and die of starvation. They dont have good support, and the end up winning.
Battle of VincennesFort Vincennes, Indiana
Sping of 1778
It was a battle between the colonists and Britain. The fought for control over the west
French AlliancePhiladelphia and Paris, France.
America and France sign a treaty of alliance.
The battla of YorktownYorktown
Washington moved the American and French force south. They both wanted Charlston Harbor. The last war for Independence.