the purpose of the white plains battle was simply a terriotory issue. Gen.Howe wanted all of New York and New Jersey so he fought Gen. Washington for it. So the main point and answer is that both Howe adn Washington wanted the same land and they fought over it. HOPE IT HELPS(:
Parliment won the battle
The delighfully wonderful battle of the saints was won by the British!!!!
The battle in Walloomsac is known as the Battle of Bennington. The battle was won by General John Stark and his American forces.
The battle of Waxhaws was won by the british.
Based on historical information, neither the British nor the American won this battle. It was said to be a draw between the two. The Americans were defeated first but was able to get back into position.
Battle of White Plains happened on 1776-10-28.
Arthur A. Merrill has written: 'How do you use a slide rule ?' -- subject(s): Slide-rule 'The Battle of White Plains' -- subject(s): Chronology, White Plains, Battle of, White Plains, N.Y., 1776
Fought on October 28, 1776 in the area surrounding White Plains, New York.
Moncrieff J. Spear has written: 'To end the war at White Plains' -- subject- s -: White Plains, Battle of, White Plains, N.Y., 1776
The British won the French and Indian war.
McDougall 28 Spencer 22 So in total 50.
The battle was fought on October 28, 1776. The battle lasted for a few hours.
It seems that the battle would of lasted for a few hours if that. The battle was fought on October 28, 1776.
John MacLean McDonald has written: 'The McDonald papers' -- subject(s): History, White Plains, Battle of, White Plains, N.Y., 1776