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the peace petition sent to King George III by colonial delegates after the Battle of Lexington and Concord delcaring their loyalty to the King and asking him to repeal the Intolerable Acts
Olive Branch Petition
the Vermont colonial militia led by Ethan Allen, which made a surprise attack on Fort Ticonderoga, giving the Americans control of the key route into Canada
Green Mountain Boys
the army established by the Second Continental Congress to fight the British
Continental Army
a colonist who favored war against British
Patriot
a colonist who remained loyal to Britian
Loyalist
a battle in 1775; it was the first major battle of the Revolutionary War
Battle of Bunker Hill
the shutting down of a port to keep people or supplies from moving in or out
Blockade
troops for hire
Mercenaries
king of Britian
King George III
a Vermont blacksmith who led the Green Mountain Boys
Ethan Allen
commander of the Continental Army
George Washington
led minutemen up Bunker Hill
Colonel William Prescott
the British General at Bunker Hill
General William Howe