The Battle Of Brandywine

By chandler villanueva

Introduction

The American Revolution lasted from 1775 until 1783. The first shots were fired at Lexington, Massachusetts. The colonist were divided between Patriots and Loyalists. Before the United States and Great Britain signed the Treaty of Paris officially ending the war, there were many battles fought. One of the Battle that was important was the Battle of Brandywine. And that's the battle I'm writing about.

The Battle of Brandywine

The Battle of Brandywine started September 11,1775 and ended on the same day. The General of the British was a lad named General Howe. The Battle of Brandywine was a important battle to the American Revolution.

General Howe

There were a few Generals in the Battle of Brandywine. But I'm writing about one particular General, his name is General William Howe. General Howe was born August 10,1729 and died July 12,1814. General Howe was a British General, the General who led the British to their victory.

Interesting Facts

Some interesting facts about the Battle of Brandywine are:

* Did you know that General Howe was about 46 years old when this war was going on.

* Did you know that General Howe's first name is William.

Conclusion

The Battle of Brandywine was an important Battle for the British to win. Part of the reason they won is because they had help from General Howe, and German Hessians (soldiers). The British soldiers were happy they won the war, so was General Howe. The Battle of Brandywine wasn't a very long battle, it only lasted several hours.

Sources

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