British and American strategists believed it would be better to concentrate on Germany, the leader of the Axis, first. then deal with Japan. Unwittingly, Hitler helped make the strategy a reality by declaring war on the United States, which had expressed no desire to fight Germany up until that point.
The British would open the Boston Harbor when the New England Colonies pay back the tax from the Boston Tea Party.
Forced colonists to harbor British soldiers Taxed legal documents Closed Boston's port Increased taxes on sugar and stamps
Yes, she helped American prisoners escape from the British prison ships.
New Jersey's location affected its role in the American Revolution. The location was a convenient place for the army's to engage in battle. There were hundreds of battles fought in New Jersey.
forced colonists to harbor British soldiers closed Boston's port
forced colonies to harbor british soldiers
The British cold not retreat from Yorktown because the French fleet blocked the harbor and the American and French troops, surrounded the town.
The British withdrew from Boston in 1776 after American troops, led by General Thomas, secured Dorchester Heights with fortifications and cannons. The American forces could hit any British ship in the harbor from this location forcing the British to withdraw.
The British Government was responible for closing Boston Harbor.
Singapore was British while Pearl Harbor was American. The American press delivered far more information on Pearl because their readers were Americans, for the most part.
First, it is worth noting that the "Coercive Acts" were what England and the British monarchy called the laws meant to punish the American colonists. But in the colonies, these acts had a very different name: they were referred to as the Intolerable Acts. The harbor in question was Boston Harbor, and the colonists defied the British government by dumping a large quantity of tea into the harbor as a protest.
The British had killed Americans at the Boston Massacre. They closed the harbor of Boston and marched on Lexington and Concord.
US positions in the Philipines, Wake island, and Guam, Dutch Jakarta and Sumatra and British in Malaya, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Boston Harbor was closed by the British.
Ships were used in the Revolutionary War to harass the British maritime supplying traffic and carry on sudden attack against the British possessions in the West Indies.