The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the first military engagements of the
American Revolutionary War. The battles were fought on April 19, 1775, ...
Find out more about the history of Battles of Lexington and Concord, ... Many
more battles followed, and in 1783 the colonists formally won their independence
The Battle of Concord Lexington in the American Revolution / War of ... Battle:
Concord and Lexington 1775 ... Winner: The British suffered extensive loss.
During the battles of Lexington and Concord, 73 British soldiers had been killed
and 174 wounded; 26 were missing. Lord Percy, who led the British back into ...
By April 1775, reconciliation between England and the thirteen colonies had
failed. Two months earlier, Parliament had declared Massachusetts to be in a
He ordered his soldiers to go to Concord and capture the weapons. They
decided to go through Lexington to look for Sam Adams who they wanted to
Facts, history and stats about the Battle of Lexington and the Revolutionary War.
... Other British troops were sent to Concord to seize the arms and ammunition ...
The first shots starting the revolution were fired at Lexington, Massachusetts. On
April 18, 1775, British General Thomas Gage sent 700 soldiers to destroy guns ...
The role of Battle of Concord in the history of the United States of America. ...
toward the oncoming redcoats, who had easily scattered the militia in Lexington.
The Battle of Lexington and Concord began the Revolutionary War, the shots
fired at the British at the Concord bridge were the shots heard around the world.