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1778

Feb. 6: The United States and France sign the French Alliance

March 7: British General William Howe replaced by Henry Clinton

May 20: Battle of Barren Hill

June: The British abandon Philadelphia in fear of the French navy.

 

June 28: Battle of Monmouth Courthouse

   Patriots: Jonathan Greene; William Keyser

 

July 3: Wyoming Valley Massacre

 

August 29: Battle of Rhode Island

    Patriots: George Streeter

 

November 11: Cherry Valley Massacre