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Appendix C HIS/115 Version 3 1 Associate Level Material Appendix C Outcomes of the Revolution Part 1 Complete the grid by describing each military event and explaining its relationship to the outcome of the Revolutionary War. Military Event Description Relationship to the Outcome of the Revolutionary War Concord and Lexington This battle was the first battle of the revolutionary war it started on April 18 1775. The British were sent to destroy a stash of weapons that colonialists had. The war officially began because of the shot fired but no one knows which side started it. The colonialists lost the weapon stash but stopped the British at a bridge between Lexington and concord where they won that battle. Fort Ticonderoga Fort Ticonderoga was a small battle that that happened in the dawn on may 10, 1775 a small group of men took the fort by surprise capturing the sleeping British soldiers. This gave the colonialists an upper hand because it was situated at a key point of access for Canada and the Hudson river valley. The battle also gave the colonialists a large weapons stash. Second Continental Congress The second continental congress was a group of leaders that convened after the attack on Lexington and concord to decide what their actions would be taken to meet the British threat. The second continental congress decided to make a military of their own, called the continental army and made Gorge Washington the supreme commander of the army. Bunker Hill Bunker hill was under the control of colonialists, which gave them complete control of Boston harbor. At night while British soldiers were sleeping the colonialist soldiers are building walls from dirt giving them better protection.

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