Major Battles And The Revolutionary War By Lauren Dial To Mrs.Presnell
Lexington And Concord • ON the 15 of April 1775 When General Thomas Gage British Military Govenor ordered to destroy the rebels military. • First battle. It was a clash between the redcoats and the Minutemen.
Trenton • Christmas 1776 Washington and his army huddled together in the camp by Delaware river. • GGeorge Washington led a surprise attack on the Hessians.
Bunker Hill • June 1775 The British drove Americans from Breed’s Hill.
Saratoga • October 1777 Burgoyne (British general) surrenders.
Valley Forge • December 1777 Washington’s army spends winter and fights here.
Yorktown • October 1781 Cornwallis surrenders to Washington.