Saratoga

September 19, 1777 and October 7, 1777

What Was The Battle Of Saratoga?

The Battle of Saratoga, was about the British trying to get to Albany N,Y. As the British were on there way to Albany, an American Solider named, Thaddeus Kosciusko. Thaddeus built a fort trying to stop the British to conqueror Albany N,Y. This was a turning point in the war for two reasons. One, was the colonists won. Second was, this convinced the French to fight with the Colonists.
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Leaders

British Gerenal John Burgoyne.

American Gerenals Horutio Gates and Benedict Arnold.

War Facts

  1. Americans defeated over 7,000 British soldiers.
  2. British tried to capture Albany New York.

Creators

By: Riley Ullmer and, Ben Klaubauf