BC: The End
FC: The Wars of the American Revolution
1: The French and Indian War
2: The war started when George Washington and some men headed out into the Ohio region to take a message to a French captain.
3: The entire war was over land. Washington's request was not accepted. The French were just mean.
4: The battle of Lexington and Concord
5: The people started to rebel against the British. The minute men came through for us. The Concord militia ambushed the British.
6: The battle of Bunker Hill
7: The delegates hopes failed in June 1775. They suffered over 1,000 casualties. King George III declared that the colonies were in a state of rebellion
9: The Battle of Saratoga turned things around for the Americans. Their victory encouraged France and Spain to help against Britain.
10: Valley Forge It wasn't a battle site, but it was where Washington earned the respect of his troops. He stayed and suffered with them.
12: The Battle of Trenton
13: A huge victory for the Americans. The British army was retrieved by the Americans. Washington sneaks across the Potomac River.
14: The Battle of Yorktown
15: The final battle that ends the war. The allies came out on top. General Cornwallis surrenders to us.
16: The Treaty of Paris of 1783
17: When the British signed this it showed their recognition of our freedom. We were then free from them and we could be our own nation.