British General defeated at Saratoga
' All Men are Created Equal'
Encouraged more colonial soldiers to enlist
Soldier hired to fight in another country's war
Victory at Fort Vincennes gave the Americans control of this
Wrote the pamphlet Common Sense
Colonists that did not support the war against the British
In these states, enslaved people were freed if they joined the American Army
Someone who turns against their own government
A sudden complete change in government
Served as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army
Turning Point because it encouraged the French to join
First Battle of the Rev. War. 'Shot Heard 'Round the World'
Is credited for writing the Declaration of Independence
Although the British Won, it showed them the colonsists were going to put up a fight
Where Washington's Troops spent a difficult winter in 1777
Colonist caught spying and when killed said, ' I regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.'
Led the Colonists to victory against England's navy
Last battle of Rev. War giving colonists Independence!