Ch.4/Sect.3 and Ch.4/Sect 4 (War At see (Congress formally established the…
Ch.4/Sect.3 and Ch.4/Sect 4
War At see
Congress formally established the marries
By February 1776 the colonist has eight fighting ships.
British failed to use their powerful navy effectively
John Paul Jones
John Paul Jones names his flagships bonhomme richard
John Paul Jones accidentally kill the leader of the mutiny so he fled to the Americas and added john to his name.
John Paul Jones was a hero for seas
War in The West
Clark created a army from the scarred settlements.
In February 1779 Clark had a surprise attack on for Sackville
George Rogers Clark Volunteered it lead the campaign
This war was the loyalist versus the parrots
the sourthen war was the most brutal
3,500 redcoats took Savannah in 1778
On August 1780 the parrots failed at driving the redcoats out of Camden.
Of some 4,000 American troops, but only 700 escaped.
General Nathanael Greene said,"I have never witnessed such scenes.
Francis Marion made a group of men called guerrilla soldiers.
Francis Marion was know as the swamp fox.
Marion's Brigade used surprise attacks on the British.