Why were they fighting over bunker hill?

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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

Who were the bunker hill?

It's not a person. It was a battle between the Americans and British. It was one of the causes of the American Revolutionary War. They/we wanted independence.

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 Marquis de Lafayette fight at the Battle of Bunker Hill?

No the French have not yet been included in the Revolutionary War until the turning point of the War, Saratoga. After the battle of Saratoga the French realized that the Ameri

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

Who lost the fight at Bunker Hill?

The Patriots lost the battle of Bunker hill because they were way outnumbered. But they stood up to them and fought.
In American Revolution

How did Bunker Hill get token over?

There were just too many Brits. After three tries, the British took over. Each side lost almost half of their men.