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On June 17, 1775 British regulars faced an assemblage of independently minded colonial militia at the Battle of Bunker Hill. By evening of that day the British held the Charlestown peninsula, and a new respect for the determination and resourcefulness of colonial forces. The colonials, if shaken from what was for many the first taste of war (and what it reveals of men's character), had proven to themselves that in direct confrontation they could thwart the British army, a force superior in training, equipment, and organization.
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Who was British fighting in the Battle of Bunker Hill?

The Battle of Bunker Hill took place on June 17, 1775 on Breed's Hill, as part of the Siege of Boston during the American Revolutionary War. General Israel Putnam was in charg

Did George Washington fight in the Battle of Bunker Hill?

i don't think so. the following website says that they needed strong leadership so the second continental congress selected him as commander in chief of the continental army.

Did redcoats fight against America at Bunker Hill?

Yes they did with more than 800 British wounded and 226 killed, which was almost a third of the British forces there. The British took Bunker Hill after the colonials ran out

What was the results after the bunker hill fight?

The Battle of Bunker Hill took place on June 17, 1775, mostly on and around Breed's Hill, during the Siege of Boston early in the American Revolutionary War. The battle is nam