12 terms

The American Revolution - people

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Patrick Henry
"Give me liberty, or give me death"
Thomas Paine
"These are the times that try men's souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot..."
John Paul Jones
"I have not yet begun to fight!"
Nathan Hale
"I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country"
Deborah Samson
female school teacher who dressed as a male & joined the army, serving for over a year whithout anyone finding out
Thomas Jefferson
main writer of the Declaration of Independence
John Hancock
first to sign the Declaration of Independence
Ethan Allen
original leader of the Green Mountain Boys
Daniel Morgan
led American in the battle of Cowpens
Benedict Arnold
traitor to American side bc disliked French, didn't feel he was getting credit for the successes
George Rodgers Clark
American leader out on the western frontier
Swamp Fox
Daniel Morgan