Military American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot

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List of Patriot 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 Patriot 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.

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Battle of Block Island is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Battle of Block Island Block Island, Rhode Island, United States of America - The Battle of Block Island was a nighttime naval encounter between the Continental Navy, returning from a successful raid on Nassau in The Bahamas on its maiden voyage, and HMS Glasgow, a Royal ...more

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Battle of Black Mingo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
South Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Black Mingo was a skirmish during the American Revolution. It took place in September 1780 in the vicinity of Dollard's Tavern near Black Mingo Creek not far from Willtown, South ...more

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Battle of Blue Licks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
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 Brandywine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
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 Bunker Hill is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Charlestown, Boston, Massachusetts - The Battle of Bunker Hill was fought on June 17, 1775, during the Siege of Boston in the early stages of the American Revolutionary War. The battle is named after the adjacent Bunker Hill, which ...more

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Battle of Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Battle of Charlotte Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Charlotte was an American Revolutionary War battle fought in Charlotte, North Carolina on September 26, 1780. The battle took place at the Mecklenburg County Court House, which is ...more

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Battle of Chelsea Creek is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Massachusetts, United States of America - The Battle of Chelsea Creek was the second military engagement of the Boston campaign of the American Revolutionary War. It is also known as the Battle of Noddle's Island, Battle of Hog Island ...more

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Battle of Colson's Mill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Battle of Colson's Mill North Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Colson's Mill was a battle of the American Revolutionary War that took place in North Carolina on July 21, 1780. A Patriot militia under William Lee Davidson scattered a gathering ...more

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Battle of Crown Point is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Battle of Crown Point Fort Crown Point, Crown Point, New York -

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Siege of Fort St. Jean is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Canada - The Siege of Fort St. Jean was conducted by American Brigadier General Richard Montgomery on the town and fort of Saint-Jean in the British province of Quebec during the American Revolutionary ...more

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Battle of Germantown is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
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 Gloucester is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Cape Ann, Massachusetts, United States of America - The Battle of Gloucester was a skirmish fought early in the American Revolutionary War at Gloucester, Massachusetts on August 8 or 9, 1775. Royal Navy Captain John Linzee, commanding the ...more

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Battle of Kemp's Landing is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Battle of Kemp's Landing Kempsville, Virginia Beach, Virginia - The Battle of Kemp's Landing, also known as the Skirmish of Kempsville, was a skirmish in the American Revolutionary War that occurred on November 15, 1775. Militia companies from Princess Anne ...more

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Battle of Kings Mountain is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Battle of Kings Mountain Kings Mountain National Military Park, South Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Kings Mountain was a decisive victory in South Carolina for the Patriot militia over the Loyalist militia in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War. The battle ...more

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Battle of Longue-Pointe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Montreal, Canada - The Battle of Longue-Pointe was an attempt by Ethan Allen and a small force of American and Quebec militia to capture Montreal from British forces on September 25, 1775, early in the American ...more

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Battle of Machias is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Machias, Maine, United States of America - The Battle of Machias was the second naval engagement of the American Revolutionary War, the Battle off Fairhaven being the first. It took place on June 11–12, 1775, in and around the port of ...more

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Battle of Matson's Ford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, United States of America - The Battle of Matson's Ford was a battle in the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War fought on December 11, 1777 in the area surrounding Matson's Ford. In this series of minor ...more

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Battle of Mobley's Meeting Hou... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Battle of Mobley's Meeting House South Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Mobley's Meeting House was an engagement that occurred during the American Revolutionary War in the Mobley Settlement, Fairfield County, South Carolina during the southern campaign ...more

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Battle of Monmouth is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
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 Nassau is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Battle of Nassau Nassau, Bahamas - The Battle of Nassau was a naval action and amphibious assault by American forces against the British port of Nassau, Bahamas, during the American Revolutionary War. It is considered the first ...more

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Battle of Quebec is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Province of Quebec - The Battle of Quebec was fought on December 31, 1775, between American Continental Army forces and the British defenders of Quebec City early in the American Revolutionary War. The battle was ...more

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Battle of Ramsour's Mill is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
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 Red Bank is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Fort Mercer - The Battle of Red Bank was a battle of the American Revolutionary War in which a Hessian force was sent to take Fort Mercer on the left bank of the Delaware River just south of Philadelphia, but ...more

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Battle of Saint-Pierre is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Québec, Canada - The Battle of Saint-Pierre was a military confrontation on March 25, 1776, near the Quebec village of Saint-Pierre, south of Quebec City. This confrontation, which occurred during the ...more

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Battle of the Clouds is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Malvern, Pennsylvania, United States of America - The Battle of the Clouds was an aborted engagement of the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War on September 16, 1777, in the area surrounding present day Malvern, ...more

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Battle of Trenton is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
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 Trois-Rivières is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Trois-Rivières, Canada - The Battle of Trois-Rivières was fought on June 8, 1776, during the American Revolutionary War. A British army under Quebec Governor Guy Carleton defeated an attempt by units from the ...more

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Battle of The Cedars is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Montreal, Canada - The Battle of The Cedars was a series of military confrontations early in the American Revolutionary War during the Continental Army's invasion of Quebec that had begun in September 1775. The ...more

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Battle of Wahab's Plantation is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Battle of Wahab's Plantation North Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Wahab's Plantation was a surprise attack on a Loyalist camp, which included elements of the British Legion commanded by Banastre Tarleton, by Patriot militia under the command of ...more

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Battle of White Marsh is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
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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Boston campaign is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Province of Massachusetts Bay, British America - The Boston campaign was the opening campaign of the American Revolutionary War. The campaign was primarily concerned with the mobilization of Patriot militia units, and their transformation into ...more

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Forage War is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
New Jersey, United States of America - The Forage War was a partisan campaign consisting of numerous small skirmishes that took place in New Jersey during the American Revolutionary War between January and March 1777, following the ...more

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Fortification of Dorchester He... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Dorchester Heights, Boston, Massachusetts - The Fortification of Dorchester Heights was a decisive action early in the American Revolutionary War that precipitated the end of the siege of Boston and the withdrawal of British troops from ...more

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Huck's Defeat is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
South Carolina, United States of America - Huck's Defeat or the Battle of Williamson's Plantation was an engagement of the American Revolutionary War that occurred in present York County, South Carolina on July 12, 1780, and was one of ...more

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Invasion of Canada is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Lake Champlain - The Invasion of Canada in 1775 was the first major military initiative by the newly formed Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. The objective of the campaign was to gain ...more

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Lochry's Defeat is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Lochry's Defeat Aurora, Lawrenceburg Township, Indiana - Lochry's Defeat, also known as the Lochry massacre, was a battle fought on August 24, 1781, near present-day Aurora, Indiana, in the United States. The battle was part of the American ...more

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Philadelphia campaign is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
New Jersey, United States of America - The Philadelphia campaign was a British initiative in the American Revolutionary War to gain control of Philadelphia, which was then the seat of the Second Continental Congress. British General ...more

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Pyle's Massacre is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Pyle's Massacre North Carolina, United States of America - Pyle's Massacre, also known as Pyle's Hacking Match or the Battle of Haw River, was fought during the American Revolutionary War in Orange County, North Carolina, on February 24, 1781, between ...more

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Saratoga campaign is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Upstate New York, New York, United States of America - The Saratoga Campaign in 1777 was an attempt by the British high command for North America to gain military control of the strategically important Hudson River valley during the American ...more

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Battle of Gloucester is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Gloucester City, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Gloucester was a skirmish fought on November 25, 1777, during the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War. It was the first battlefield command for the Marquis de ...more

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Siege of Boston is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America - The Siege of Boston was the opening phase of the American Revolutionary War. New England militiamen prevented the movement by land of the British Army garrisoned in what was then the peninsular ...more

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Siege of Yorktown is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Yorktown, Virginia, United States of America - The Siege of Yorktown, Battle of Yorktown, Surrender at Yorktown or German Battle, ending on October 19, 1781 at Yorktown, Virginia, was a decisive victory by a combined force of American ...more

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Western theater of the America... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list American Revolutionary War Battles Involving the Patriot
Ohio River, United States of America - The Western theater of the American Revolutionary War was the area of conflict west of the Appalachian Mountains, the region which became the Northwest Territory of the United States as well as ...more