How many people died in the Battle of Lexington?


How many people died in the Battle of Lexington?

Battles of Lexington and Concord

The first battles of the American Revolution were the Battles of Lexington and Concord, both of which occurred on April 19, 1776. No one knows for sure who fired the first shot of the war, but it started that day.

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It's believed that there were 8 American colonists killed during the Battle of Lexington alone. Ten additional colonists and one British soldier were...

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Lexington, Concord and Bunker Hill: The American Revolution Begins


Chapter 4 / Lesson 1

Explore the reasons for the battles at Lexington and Concord. Understand why the British marched on Concord. Learn about the significant events following these battles. Read about related conflicts like Bunker Hill.

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