The outcome of the Revolutionary War allowed the original 13 colonies to join together as one nation and become the United States. The U.S. would become free from British rule, whi...
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 American Revolutionary War (1775–1783), the American War of
Independence, or simply the Revolutionary War in the United States, was the
armed conflict ...
The American Revolution (1775-83) is also known as the American
Revolutionary War and the U.S. War of Independence. The conflict arose from
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On April 18, 1775, Paul Revere rode horseback from Boston to Lexington and Concord shouting the warning that the British soldiers were coming. Don't fire unless fired upon, but if they ... More »
Comprehensive Revolutionary War Timeline, from the French and Indian War to
All aspects of the American Revolutionary War from battles to causes to first hand
accounts are covered in this section.
The American Revolutionary War was fought from 1775 to 1783. It was also
known as the American War of Independence. The Revolutionary War began
Revolutionary War. 1775-83. U.S. troops engaged: 217,000; American battle
deaths: 4,435; The 13 American colonies fought for independence from British
In what proved to be the largest battle of the Revolutionary War in terms of total
combatants, Washington's forces on August 22, 1776 were flanked out of their ...