This is the beginning of the Project Assignment: Women and African Americans were vital in the over 400 battles of the American Revolution. Too bad your book doesn't tell you about the hundreds who gave their time and even their lives to fight for what they believed. Today you will be assigned an “unsung” hero from the Revolutionary War. You will have the entire class period to research your unsung hero and complete the following steps. What you don’t finish in class must be done for homework.