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Essay The revolutionary warBattle of Bunker Hill took place on June 17, 1775 and holds a great significance in theUS history. It gave huge encouragement to the US troops and proved them a perturbed opponentagainst the English warriors. Colonel Stark brought his troops from New Hampshire, and thenumber of soldiers prepared for battle rose to between three and four thousand. Shocked by theAmerican colonists’ resistance, the troops fell back. Major General Howe ordered his troops toadvance again, demanding that they walk over the bodies of their dead and wounded on a secondassault, only to be forced back again by the colonists. On their third advance, the British soldierswere able to break through the colonial lines and overrun their meager fortifications to claim thehill. American soldiers, defeated as much by lack of ammunition and supplies as by the militarycapabilities of the British Army, were forced to flee.1The British had won the so-called Battle of Bunker Hill and Breed Hill and Charlestownpeninsula was tightly controlled by the British. Despite losing their strategic position, the battlewas a major morale-builder for inexperienced Americans, convincing them that the patrioticdedication would win an overwhelming military force in the UK. In addition, the high price ofwinning the battle of Bunker Hill has made the British realize that the war colonies long, itwould be hard and costly. While battle was a victory for the British, because they were able to