the revolutionary war

10 amazing facts about the revolutionary war

the first five facts about the revolutionary war.

  • British soldiers called redcoats because of the color of their uniforms.

  • 4,435 american people were killed in the revolutionary war.Congress chose

  • George Washington as commander and chief of America's armed forces

  • The Battle of Saratoga was the first great American victory of the war and is believed to have been the turning point that led America to triumph over Britain.

  • The American Revolutionary War was fought against Great Britain from 1775 to 1783

the last 5 facts

.The British Army had ample quantities of powder, guns, and clothing.

.there was 217,000 British solders in the revolutionary war.

  • The first shots rang out on the morning of April 19, 1775 in Lexington, Mass.
  • The Treaty of Paris was signed in 1783, and Great Britain acknowledged America's independence.
  • The 13 American colonies fought for independence from British rule to become the United States.