List Of Battles Of The Revolutionary War
There were several battles fought during the Revolutionary War and there are nearly more than 10,000 events that have been recorded during the period the war lasted. The list of wars can be organized in several ways like according to the regions or by the two parties that were involved or chronologically.
More than six hundred thousand lives were lost and these were accounted for. There were thousands of unaccounted deaths during the Revolutionary War period. However, there were some battles which were a landmark and took several lives. They were held at large scale and news about them spread far and beyond. The most popular battles that were fought during the Revolutionary War were as follows:
List of Battles of the Revolutionary War:
Battle of Gettysburg in July 1-3, 1863, and was led by General Robert E Lee. More than fifty thousand lives were lost in this battle.
Battle of Chickamauga was fought in September 19-20, 1863.
Battle of Chancellors Ville was fought on May 1-4, 1863
Battle of Spotsylvania was bought on May 8-21, 1864
Battle of Antietam was fought in September 17, 1862
Battle of Wilderness was fought on May 5-7, 1864
Second Battle of Bull run was fought on August 29-30, 1862
Battle of Stones River was fought on December 31, 1862
Battle of Shiloh was fought on April 6-7, 1862
Battle of Fort Donelson was fought in February 13-16, 1862
There were other battles also fought which were major milestones in the American history and all these battles were instrumental in helping Colonial America gain independence from Great Britain and formation of the United States.
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