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Unformatted text preview: 50% of the initial officers had resigned by 1777 Jr Officers were elected or simply survivors Military forces: Militia strong in threatened areas which raised cost of occupation (Terrorists and how to deal with them) Consistent 20% desertion rate Dysentery & Small Pox epidemic 30% sick rate Army women (soldiers, followers, ancillary services) Washingtons Fabian Tactics Heroics of individuals for food, supplies and munitions...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2008 for the course HISTORY 1301 taught by Professor Hollinger during the Fall '08 term at Tarrant County.
- Fall '08
- US History