The Battle of Bunker Hill

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<ul><li> 1. The Battle Of Bunker Hill <ul><li>The Battle of Bunker Hill took place June 17 ,1775 on the Charlestown peninsula. This was the first official battle of the Revolutionary War. </li></ul></li></ul> <p> 2. Rebel Israel Putnam </p> <ul><li>Rebel Israel Putnam barked the famous command to his mendo not shoot until you see the whites of their eyes </li></ul> <ul><li>Putnam was born on January 7,1718 and died on May 29,1790. </li></ul> <p> 3. Interesting Facts </p> <ul><li>The British didn't want to fight the Colonist, they wanted them to retreat. </li></ul> <ul><li>By the end of the battle, the Colonist had ran out of ammo and fired glass, and rocks at the British. </li></ul> <p> 4. General William Howe </p> <ul><li>Howe was born on August 10, 1729 and died on July 121814 </li></ul> <ul><li>He was in British armyfrom 1746-1803 </li></ul> <p> 5. THE DATES </p> <ul><li>The battle started on June 16,1775 </li></ul> <ul><li>The battle ended onJune 17,1775 </li></ul> <p> 6. Casualties </p> <ul><li>Colonies </li></ul> <ul><li>155 killed </li></ul> <ul><li>305 wounded </li></ul> <ul><li>30 captured </li></ul> <p> 7. Casualties </p> <ul><li>British </li></ul> <ul><li>226 killed </li></ul> <ul><li>828 wounded </li></ul> <ul><li>0 captured </li></ul> <p> 8. The end By: Georgia, Natalie, and Jay</p>

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