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American Revolution

The boston tea party
when colonists dressed up as natives and threw the tea overboard and the British were very upset
The continental congress
became the first government for what would soon be known as the United Colonies of America
The battle of lexington green
when militia/ other colonists chased the British troops all the way back to the edge of Boston.
It was the first battle of the revolution
George Washington
he was appointed leader to fight for the continental army and was the first president of the United States
General Cornwallis
is the commander of the British
Benjamin Franklin
believed the England shouldn't meddle in American affairs
strong Patriot
Thomas Jefferson
has everything to do with the Declaration of Independence
3rd President of The United States
Benedict Arnold
goes with the Patriots, than British. Tells british what Patriots are planning
Marquis de Lafayette
was the founder of the new army "National Guard" and she commanded it. Hero of the American Revolution