Battle of Saratoga

Created By Max Shroyer

Who

In this battle the soldiers of the British had allies of the Hessians who where Germans. The Patriots had just themselves and there great general George Washington. The general of the British solders was John Burgoyne.

What

The battle of saratoga happened because of the revolutionary war and the great American Revolution.

When

The first battle of Saratoga began in the year of 1777 in the month of September, in this battle the patriots won.The second battle of Saratoga began in the year of 1777 in the month of October, in this battle the patriots won

Where

The two battles of Saratoga both took place in Saratoga New York right outside of freeman's farm in the mid 1777 .

Why

The reason why this battle happened and all the other battles in the Revolutionary War was because the British kept on raising and raising the colinists taxes and finaly the colinists were sick and tired of it and rebeled .

Interesting Facts

One of the most interesting facts was that the Battle of Saratoga was the battle that convinced the French king to become allies with the Patriots. Another fact was that when Burgonye surrendered the Patriots took 6000 soldiers and weapons captive.
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Battle of Saratoga Turns the Tide

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