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NOTES: I added the Vicksburg Campaign instead of Battle of Vicksburg because I felt the impact was greater for the full campaign. Yet I added Battle of Atlanta as a proxy for Sherman's March because there wasn't an item for Sherman's March. Messy business, this Ranking. . .

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Attack on Pearl Harbor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Attack on Pearl Harbor Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, United States of America

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Battle of Gettysburg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battle of Gettysburg Pennsylvania, United States of America

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Battles of Lexington and Conco... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battles of Lexington and Concord Massachusetts, United States of America

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Battle of Midway is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battle of Midway Midway Atoll, United States of America

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Vicksburg Campaign is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History

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Invasion of Normandy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History

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Battles of Saratoga is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battles of Saratoga New York, United States of America

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Battle of Bunker Hill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battle of Bunker Hill Charlestown, Boston, Massachusetts

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Battle of Iwo Jima is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battle of Iwo Jima Iwo Jima, Japan

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Battle of Atlanta is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battle of Atlanta Georgia, United States of America

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Battle of Fort Sumter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battle of Fort Sumter Fort Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina

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Allied invasion of Italy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Allied invasion of Italy Calabria, Italy

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Battle of the Bulge is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battle of the Bulge Ardennes, Belgium

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Operation Market Garden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History

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First Battle of Bull Run is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
First Battle of Bull Run Virginia, United States of America

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Tet Offensive is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Tet Offensive Vietnam

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Guadalcanal Campaign is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Guadalcanal Campaign Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands

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First Battle of the Atlantic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History

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Philippines Campaign is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Philippines Campaign Philippines

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Battle of Okinawa is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Battle of Okinawa Okinawa Island, Japan

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Second Battle of Fallujah is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Important Battles in US History
Second Battle of Fallujah Fallujah, Iraq