United States A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States

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List of United States battles in the American Revolutionary War, listed alphabetically with photos, images, and maps when possible. Every major battle, skirmish, or conflict in American Revolutionary War involving the United States is included here, along with information like exactly where the battle took place. If you want to learn even more about these American Revolutionary War battles that involved American Revolutionary War you can click on the names of the battles for more information.

List ranges from Siege of Yorktown to Battle of Long Island and more.

This list answers the question, "What American Revolutionary War battles was United States involved in?"

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Attack on German Flatts is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Attack on German Flatts Herkimer, New York, United States of America - The Attack on German Flatts was a raid on the frontier settlement of German Flatts, New York during the American Revolutionary War. The attack was made by a mixed force of Loyalists and Iroquois ...more

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Battle of Alligator Bridge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Alligator Bridge Callahan, Florida, United States of America - The Battle of Alligator Bridge took place on June 30, 1778, and was the only major engagement in an unsuccessful campaign to conquer British East Florida during the American Revolutionary War. A ...more

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Battle of Barren Hill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Barren Hill Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania, United States of America - The Battle of Barren Hill was a minor engagement during the American Revolution. On May 20, 1778, a British force attempted to encircle a smaller Continental force under the Marquis de ...more

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Battle of Blue Licks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Blue Licks Mount Olivet, Kentucky, United States of America - The Battle of Blue Licks, fought on August 19, 1782, was one of the last battles of the American Revolutionary War. The battle occurred ten months after Lord Cornwallis's famous surrender at ...more

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Battle of Bound Brook is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Bound Brook Bound Brook, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Bound Brook was a surprise attack conducted by British and Hessian forces against a Continental Army outpost at Bound Brook, New Jersey during the American Revolutionary War. The ...more

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Battle of Brandywine is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Brandywine Bergen, Netherlands - The Battle of Brandywine, also known as the Battle of Brandywine Creek, was fought between the American army of General George Washington and the British army of General Sir William Howe on ...more

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Battle of Cooch's Bridge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Cooch's Bridge Newark, Delaware, United States of America - The Battle of Cooch's Bridge, also known as the Battle of Iron Hill, was a battle fought on September 3, 1777, between the Continental Army and American militia and primarily German soldiers ...more

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Battle of Eutaw Springs is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Eutaw Springs Eutawville, South Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Eutaw Springs was a battle of the American Revolutionary War, and was the last major engagement of the war in the Carolinas.

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Battle of Fishing Creek is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Fishing Creek Great Falls, South Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Fishing Creek, also called the Battle of Catawba Ford, was an American Revolutionary War battle fought on August 18, 1780, between American and British forces including the 71st ...more

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Battle of Flamborough Head is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Flamborough Head North Sea - The Battle of Flamborough Head was a naval battle that took place on 23 September 1779, in the North Sea off the coast of Yorkshire between an American Continental Navy squadron led by John Paul ...more

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Battle of Fort Anne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Fort Anne Fort Ann, Glens Falls, New York - The Battle of Fort Anne, fought on July 8, 1777, was an engagement between Continental Army forces in retreat from Fort Ticonderoga and forward elements of John Burgoyne's much larger British ...more

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Battle of Fort Cumberland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Fort Cumberland Nova Scotia, Canada - The Battle of Fort Cumberland was an attempt by a small number of militia commanded by Jonathan Eddy to bring the American Revolutionary War to Nova Scotia in late 1776. With minimal logistical ...more

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Battle of Fort Washington is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Fort Washington Washington Heights, New York City, New York - The Battle of Fort Washington was fought in New York on November 16, 1776 during the American Revolutionary War between the United States and Great Britain. It was a decisive British victory ...more

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Battle of Forts Clinton and Mo... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Forts Clinton and Montgomery West Point, New York, United States of America - The Battle of Forts Clinton and Montgomery was an American Revolutionary War battle fought in the highlands of the Hudson River valley, not far from West Point, on October 6, 1777. British ...more

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Mount Hope Bay raids is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Mount Hope Bay raids Fall River, Massachusetts, United States of America - The Mount Hope Bay raids were a series of military raids conducted by British troops during the American Revolutionary War against communities on the shores of Mount Hope Bay on May 25 and 30, ...more

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Battle of Germantown is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Germantown Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - The Battle of Germantown, a battle in the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War, was fought on October 4, 1777, at Germantown, Pennsylvania between the British Army led by Sir ...more

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Battle of Green Spring is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Green Spring Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Green Spring took place near Green Spring Plantation in James City County, Virginia during the American Revolutionary War. On July 6, 1781 United States Brigadier General ...more

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Battle of Groton Heights is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Groton Heights New London, Connecticut, United States of America - The Battle of Groton Heights was a battle of the American Revolutionary War fought on September 6, 1781, between a small Connecticut militia force led by Lieutenant Colonel William Ledyard and ...more

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Battle of Guilford Court House is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Guilford Court House Greensboro, North Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Guilford Court House was a battle fought on March 15, 1781, at a site which is now in Greensboro, the county seat of Guilford County, North Carolina, during the American ...more

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Battle of Harlem Heights is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Harlem Heights Morningside Heights, New York City, New York - The Battle of Harlem Heights was fought during the New York and New Jersey campaign of the American Revolutionary War. The action took place in what is now the Morningside Heights and west into ...more

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Battle of Lindley's Mill is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Lindley's Mill Nuremberg, Germany - The Battle of Lindley's Mill took place in Orange County, North Carolina, on September 13, 1781, during the American Revolutionary War. The battle took its name from a mill that sat at the site ...more

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Battle of Long Island is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Long Island New York City, New York, United States of America - The Battle of Long Island, also known as the Battle of Brooklyn or the Battle of Brooklyn Heights, fought on August 27, 1776, was a defeat for the Continental Army under General George ...more

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Battle of Millstone is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Millstone Manville, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Millstone, also known as the Battle of Van Nest's Mill, was a skirmish that occurred near the mill of Abraham Van Nest in Weston, New Jersey on January 20, 1777, during the ...more

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Battle of Minisink is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Minisink Minisink Ford, New York, United States of America - The Battle of Minisink was a battle of the American Revolutionary War fought at Minisink Ford, New York, on July 22, 1779. It was the only major skirmish of the Revolutionary War fought in the ...more

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Battle of Monmouth is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Monmouth Freehold Township, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Monmouth was an American Revolutionary War battle fought on June 28, 1778 in Monmouth County, New Jersey. The Continental Army under General George Washington attacked the rear of ...more

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Battle of Musgrove Mill is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Musgrove Mill South Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Musgrove Mill, August 19, 1780, occurred near a ford of the Enoree River, near the present-day border between Spartanburg, Laurens and Union Counties in South Carolina. During the ...more

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Battle of Newtown is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Newtown Elmira, New York, United States of America - The Battle of Newtown, also known as the Battle of Chemung, was the only major battle of the Sullivan Expedition, an armed offensive led by General John Sullivan that was ordered by the ...more

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Battle of Paulus Hook is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Paulus Hook Paulus Hook, Jersey City, New Jersey - The Battle of Paulus Hook was fought on August 19, 1779 between Continental Army and British forces in the American Revolutionary War. The Patriots were led by Major Light Horse Harry Lee, and ...more

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Battle of Pell's Point is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Pell's Point New York, United States of America - The Battle of Pell's Point, also known as the Battle of Pelham, was a skirmish fought between British and American troops during the New York and New Jersey campaign of the American ...more

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Battle of Princeton is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Princeton Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Princeton was a battle in which General George Washington's revolutionary forces defeated British forces near Princeton, New Jersey. On the night of January 2, 1777 George ...more

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Battle of Quinton's Bridge is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Quinton's Bridge Alloway Creek, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Quinton's Bridge was a minor battle of the American Revolutionary War fought on March 18, 1778, during the British occupation of Philadelphia. New Jersey militia companies ...more

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Battle of Ramsour's Mill is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Ramsour's Mill Lincolnton, North Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Ramsour's Mill took place on June 20, 1780 near present-day Lincolnton, North Carolina, during the British campaign to gain control of the southern colonies in the American ...more

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Battle of Rhode Island is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Rhode Island Narragansett Bay - The Battle of Rhode Island, also known as the Battle of Quaker Hill and the Siege of Newport, took place on August 29, 1778. Continental Army and militia forces under the command of General John ...more

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Battle of Ridgefield is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Ridgefield Westport, Connecticut, United States of America - The Battle of Ridgefield was a battle and a series of skirmishes between American and British forces during the American Revolutionary War. The main battle was fought in the village of ...more

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Battles of Saratoga is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battles of Saratoga New York, United States of America - The Battles of Saratoga marked the climax of the Saratoga campaign giving a decisive victory to the Americans over the British in the American Revolutionary War. British General John Burgoyne ...more

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Battle of Springfield is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Springfield Springfield Township, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Springfield was fought during the American Revolutionary War on June 23, 1780. After the Battle of Connecticut Farms, on June 7, 1780, had foiled Lieutenant General Wilhelm, Baron ...more

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Battle of Staten Island is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Staten Island New York City, New York, United States of America - The Battle of Staten Island was a raid by Continental Army troops under Major General John Sullivan against British forces on Staten Island on August 22, 1777, during the American Revolutionary ...more

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Battle of Stono Ferry is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Stono Ferry South Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Stono Ferry was an American Revolutionary War battle, fought on June 20, 1779, near Charleston, South Carolina. The rear guard from a British expedition retreating from an aborted ...more

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Battle of Stony Point is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Stony Point Stony Point, New York, United States of America - The Battle of Stony Point took place on July 16, 1779, during the American Revolutionary War. In a well planned and executed nighttime attack, a highly trained select group of George ...more

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Battle of Thomas Creek is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Thomas Creek Florida, United States of America - The Battle of Thomas Creek, or the Thomas Creek Massacre, was an ambush of a small force of Georgia militia cavalry by a mixed force of British Army, Loyalist militia, and Indians near the mouth ...more

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Siege of Fort Ticonderoga is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Siege of Fort Ticonderoga Fort Ticonderoga, Ticonderoga, New York - The 1777 Siege of Fort Ticonderoga occurred between 2 and 6 July 1777 at Fort Ticonderoga, near the southern end of Lake Champlain in the state of New York. Lieutenant General John Burgoyne's ...more

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Battle of Trenton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Trenton Trenton, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Trenton was a small but pivotal battle during the American Revolutionary War which took place on the morning of December 26, 1776, in Trenton, New Jersey. After General George ...more

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Battle of Valcour Island is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Valcour Island Valcour Island, New York, United States of America - The naval Battle of Valcour Island, also known as the Battle of Valcour Bay, took place on October 11, 1776, on Lake Champlain. The main action took place in Valcour Bay, a narrow strait between ...more

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Battle of White Marsh is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of White Marsh Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, United States of America - The Battle of White Marsh or Battle of Edge Hill was a battle of the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War fought December 5–8, 1777, in the area surrounding Whitemarsh ...more

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Battle of White Plains is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of White Plains White Plains, New York, United States of America - The Battle of White Plains was a battle in the New York and New Jersey campaign of the American Revolutionary War fought on October 28, 1776, near White Plains, New York. Following the retreat ...more

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Battle of Young's House is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Battle of Young's House Thornwood, New York, United States of America - The Battle of Young's House was a skirmish fought outside New York City between British and American forces on February 3, 1780 during the American Revolutionary War. A British force attacked ...more

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Baylor Massacre is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Baylor Massacre River Vale, New Jersey, United States of America - A raid, widely known as the "Baylor Massacre" or the "Tappan Massacre", was a surprise attack on September 27, 1778, against the 3rd Regiment of Continental Light Dragoons ...more

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Big Runaway is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Big Runaway Pennsylvania, United States of America - The Big Runaway was a mass evacuation in June and July 1778 of settlers from the frontier areas of what is now north central Pennsylvania during the American Revolutionary War. A major campaign ...more

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Capture of Savannah is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Capture of Savannah Savannah, Georgia, United States of America - The Capture of Savannah, or sometimes the First Battle of Savannah, was an American Revolutionary War battle fought on December 29, 1778 between local American Patriot militia and Continental ...more

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Carleton's Raid is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list A List of the American Revolutionary War Battles Involving United States
Carleton's Raid Lake Champlain - Carleton's Raid was a British raid led by Major Christopher Carleton during the American War of Independence, conducted in fall 1778 from the Province of Quebec against targets in upstate New ...more