Ch.4/Sections 3 and 4 (War at Sea ( ( (The French helped the colonist )),…
Ch.4/Sections 3 and 4
War at Sea
The Patriots went after the British supplies
The French helped the colonist
In the fall of 1776 the Continental Congress planed to make four Amarican ships
John Paul Jones
Johns Captured many British supply ships
The Amiricans used fewer than 100 ships but the British lost more than 200 ships.
John Paul Jones volunteered his help with the newly created navy.
War in the West
Clark made an army from scattered settlements in the area.
Clark targeted the trading villages.
George Rogers Clark volunteered to lead the western campaign.
The British put a new colonial Government
Brithins new target was Charleston,South Carolinia.
Banastre Tarkenton Showed fear and did not take persinors from the south.
A Failed Attack
There were only 1/2 of the army and most were hungry and tiered.
In the heat many of the soldiers panicked and ran.
The attack was poorly executed.
Francis Marion used surprise attacks to disrupt the British supply's.
The British could not catch Marion and his men.
Guerrilla Warfare was just a hit and run.