The Battle Saratoga	<br />The clash of (3) nations<br />
Quick Facts- Oct. 7<br />American Forces- Led by Maj. Gen. Gates<br />Lost 800 troops out of 15,000<br />British troops le...
Battle plan, September 1777<br />The two armies were led mainly by General Gates (Militia) and Burgoyne (Britain) <br />Ba...
Results	<br />The British forced the Americans to retreat, but it was not a great enough victory to be final<br />There wa...
Battle plan, October 7, 1777<br />The Americans decided to attack in retaliation<br />
Results<br />The Americans forced the British troops to retreat<br />This WAS a decisive victory for the Americans<br />
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Battle of Saratoga

  1. 1. The Battle Saratoga <br />The clash of (3) nations<br />
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  3. 3. Quick Facts- Oct. 7<br />American Forces- Led by Maj. Gen. Gates<br />Lost 800 troops out of 15,000<br />British troops led by Maj. Gen. Burgoyne<br />Lost 7,600 out of 7,800 (Captured, killed, wounded, M.I.A.)<br />
  4. 4. Battle plan, September 1777<br />The two armies were led mainly by General Gates (Militia) and Burgoyne (Britain) <br />Battle took place on September 19, 1777<br />
  5. 5. Results <br />The British forced the Americans to retreat, but it was not a great enough victory to be final<br />There was another plan for American attack on October 17, 1777<br />
  6. 6. Battle plan, October 7, 1777<br />The Americans decided to attack in retaliation<br />
  7. 7. Results<br />The Americans forced the British troops to retreat<br />This WAS a decisive victory for the Americans<br />

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