Revolutionary War

The battle between the American Colonist and the British.

The War

Events/Battles

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1775

Fighting at Lexington and concord

1775

This was the first battle in the Revolutionary War

The Battle of Bunker Hill

1775

The third battle in the war.

Declaration of Independence

1776

The Americans are declaring their Independence from the British.

Flag of Stars and stripes adopted by Congress

1777

The American flag was created of the 13 colonies.

Washington encamps at at Valley forge

1777

Battle of Monmouth

1778

The French and American alliance

1778

Surrender of Corwallis

1778

Cornwallis lead the British to Yorktown and failed.

Charleston is taken by Britsh

1780

Final treaty of peace

1783

The treaty which ended the war.

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1785