Chapter 4 sect.3 and ch.4/sect.4 (War at Sea (Each area posed tough…
Chapter 4 sect.3 and ch.4/sect.4
War at Sea
Each area posed tough challenges
The Americans struggled against the British
British on the land in the former colonies,but others fought at sea
John Paul Jones
He captured many British supply
After accidentally killing the leader of a mutiny is when he added the name Jones into the rest of his name.
He was once been considered an outlaw
War in the West
There was a volunteer named Gorge Rogers Clark volunteered to lead the western campaign.
Clark created an army from the scattered settlements in the area.
The land of the west Appalachian mountains were controlled by the Native Americans
They were killing soldiers who tried to surrender.
The British also destroyed crops.
It was the patriots versus the loyalists
A Failed Attack
When the patriot attack quickly fell apart
All of the solders were hungry and tired.
General Nathaniel Greene arrived to reorganize the army.
Marion's brigade used surprise attack disrupt British communication and supply lines.
Fox was called the devil himself
The southern patriots switched to swift hit and run attacks known as guerrilla warfare.