continental soldier

On may 10th 1775 patriots began meeting in philadephia in the second continental congress. Cogress faced three important tasks organize full colonies for war against the British.. the colonies small militas were made up of ordinary men who were not full-time soldiers ... soldiers hated their food they ate apples, water and stew. The Continental soldiersfaught because in 1775 war brookout beetween the british and the amrican declared them sefls independent and in 1783 following a pro age and bloodly war britian was foced to recognise the independace of the united states was amrica independence inevitablemap-l.jpg