American Revolution (1775-1783)
In 1775, war broke out between the British and the American colonists. By 1776, the colonists had declared themselves independent and in 1783, following a prolonged and bloody war, Britain was forced to recognise the independence...
The Continental Army was formed after the outbreak of the American
Revolutionary War by the colonies that became the United States of America.
Soldiers. The "Revolutionary War Service Records" or "Compiled Service
Records of Soldiers Who Served in the American Army During ...
Kids learn about the daily life of a Revolutionary War Soldier including the
Continental army, the militia, how much they were paid, how old they were, and
Revolutionary War American Forces included various organizations formed by ...
The records contained in this database regard only the Continental Army, and ...
Revolutionary War militia reenactors at the Guilford Courthouse National Military
... When the war began, American soldiers used the weapons from their state's ...
Historian John Shy writes of the common Revolutionary soldier that: ... As the war
dragged on, Congress imposed recruiting quotas on the states, leaving each to ...
Americans remember the famous battles of the American Revolution such as
Bunker Hill, Saratoga, and Yorktown, in part, because they were Patriot victories.
of Revolutionary War Soldiers. Minute men ... before the American Revolution,
grenadiers actually ... British soldiers, on the other hand, always wore uniforms.
The story of Revolutionary War soldiers. Discover details about the British
Redcoats and American citizen-soldiers, as well as French, German, Dutch and ...