The revolutionary war

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  • Lexington

    Lexington
    These men known as british troop went from boston to concord so that they could invade the arm cache. A man named paul revere and some of these militia men went and alarmed the colonists that the British were coming . Lexington town green had began to fight and so the british retreated because of the severe fire with Lexington.
  • Concord

    Concord
    On the midnight of april 1775 , Paul revere alarmed many that the British were coming . When british soldiers got to concord. there was an amount of 400 MIlitiamen ready to fight British soldiers. British soldiers fired at the Militiamen . MIlitiamen responded and killed 3 British soldiers and wounded 9 others. British soldiers retreated back to boston .
  • Bunker Hill

    Bunker Hill
    on this day , more than 2000 British troops were ready for war. A man named General William Howe was in charge of the british troops. These british men fought with limit storage of Ammo. The British men fired at the Americans multiple times. the problem began to increase when British troop had limit Ammo every minute. The british ended up killing about 100 soldiers and ended up wounding 300 American soldiers. The British won the war.
  • New York

    New York
    In New York , there were 30,000 British troops ready for war. these men. George Washington prepared his men for war in the island . when the war began Washington wanted his soldiers 100 to 150 feet for an advantage in the war. On the night of July 1776 , British troops tried to ambush American soldiers but failed. American troops took this seriously and fought hard and surrounded British troops . they beat the British troops and succeeded in the war.
  • Trenton

    Trenton
    George Washington was very desperate for a win with other forces. on Christmas of 1776 Washington decided to go to Trenton New Jersey and surprise attack Garrison of Hessian. They won the war by a simple sneak attack.
  • Philadelphia

    Philadelphia
    Philadelphia had been captured by British troops. this was the following of the lost to Brandy wine. British troops kicked out the continental army. British troops enjoyed Philadelphia best housing in the warmth. The continental Army ended up getting no comfort in housing. Washington fought back at the British. British then retreated out of Philadelphia and back to New York.
  • Saratoga

    Saratoga
    A man named Burgoyne through the forest for the war of Sara toga. while his soldiers were fighting colonial troops, Burgoyne did not realize that Philadelphia was preoccupying some of his soldiers . Philadelphia then surrounded his soldiers and himself. He then surrendered to Philadelphia.
  • Valley Forge

    Valley Forge
    The condition in Valley Forge was severe. Washington's men were very cold and hungry. They decided to make winter camps for Washington's soldiers. they trained through out the winter to become stronger as an army. On June of 1778 these men were ready for war and entered Cornwallis. they won the war against Monmouth.
  • Marquis de Lafayette

    Marquis de Lafayette
    Lafayette was a man that was very useful to the french in the revolutionary war. He helped transform American troops to become something stronger for the war. Lafayette was able to help America win the war against British troops and guide them to many more wars. He also helped french win wars as well. he was considered a hero.
  • Yorktown

    Yorktown
    This was battle between the American troops and the British Troops.The American colonist won the Battle of Yorktown . On October 19, 1781, British surrendered to the Americans . The British army was unable to fight back at the Americans. The American Revolutionary war was over.
  • Treaty Of Paris

    Treaty Of Paris
    The treaty of Paris was the main treaty in 1783. this treaty ended the revolutionary war. representatives from Great Britain, the United States, France, and Spain all signed the treaty so the war could have ended.