Thomas Gage and the attack on military stores
Thomas Gage sent a force from Boston to destroy American rebel military stores. British soldiers entered Concord on April 19, 1775, for the purpose of destroying arms and ammunit.
The Shot Heard Round the World
Nobody knows who shot the first fire, but when they heard it the war began. It was called The Shot Heard Round the World. Lots of people think that the gun fire was on accident, but other people think that one side did it on purpose.