American Revolution (1775-1783)
In 1775, war broke out between the British and the American colonists. By 1776, the colonists had declared themselves independent and in 1783, following a prolonged and bloody war, Britain was forced to recognise the independence...
This is a list of infantry weapons used in the American Revolutionary War.
Contents. [hide]. 1 American weapons. 1.1 Brown Bess; 1.2 Charleville Muskets;
Revolutionary War Weapons: Patriots acquire cannon, muskets and rifles to
prepare for a revolution.
Artillery. By the late 18th century, artillerymen were considered elite troops. In an
age of widespread illiteracy, soldiers who could do the geometric calculations ...
Weapons were the army's main concern. The most important weapon during the
American Revolution was the musket—a long smoothbore gun (a gun without ...
Facts and information about the Weapons of the Revolutionary War. Weapons of
the Revolutionary War for kids. Facts, history and information about the ...
Listing of all firearms used during the American Revolutionary War with history
text, performance specifications and photograph images.
Kids learn about the weapons and battle tactics from the American Revolution
including muskets, cannons, Brown Bess, bayonets, lines of soldiers, and ...
Click on the weapon of your choice to learn more. BEFORE WE START ... So, just
what the heck is a flintlock? How do you lock a flint? CLICK HERE to visit a ...
Mar 31, 2002 ... The main weapons of the American Revolution were the muzzleloading flintlock
musket, its attached bayonet, and the cannon. Secondary ...