Americas Wars- All the major wars that that united States has fought

Revolutionary War

From 1775 to 1782, the Americans faced off against the largest empire in the world. Led by General Washington they won. Learn about the causes of the war, and follow each battle in this section.

War of 1812

Some call it the Second War of Independence, for when it ended and the US had fought Great Britain to a stalemate, America's independence was assured. Each of the major events in this war are covered.

Mexican American

Learn how the dispute over Texas joining the Union resulted in US conquest of California and the balance of the Southwest

Civil War

It was America's bloodiest war as brother fought brother. Learn about the battles, read first hand accounts, and even watch a multimedia presentation.

Spanish American War

America became a world power with its victory over the Spanish in this war. Learn about the major events in this war in the section.

World War I

Millions died in the fields of Europe, sometimes while fighting over a few disputed yards. Learn about the major battles and events in this the first major war of the century.

World War II

It was a war like no other, and covered all corners of the gobe. Learn about the major battles of the war in this section.

Korean War

Some call it the forgotten war, but for two years America fought a full fledged war to keep South Korea free. Find out about all the battles of America's forgotten war.

Vietnam War

It was the longest war that the United States fought until are recent one in Afghanistan and the only one that the United States lost. Learn about the major battles and events, as well statistics of the war on this site.

Desert Storm

The last war America took part in the 20th century took place when Kuwait was invaded by Iraq. The major events of the war are depicted here.

Enduring Freedom

War came to America on September 11th 2001 with an attack on NY and Washington. Not since the Battle of Antietem had so many Americans perished in a day. The US has waged war in Afghanistan to fight those who sent the terrorist until this day.

Iraq War

On March 19th 2003 the United States invaded Iraq to overthrow the government of Saddam Hussein. By 2011 all American combat troops had been withdrawn