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The Most Pivotal Battles That Made America What It Is Today

6. Battle of Monmouth
> War: The American Revolution
> Location: New Jersey
> Date(s): June 28, 1778

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7. Battle of Stony Point
> War: The American Revolution
> Location: Rockland County, NY
> Date(s): July 16, 1779

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8. Battle of Kings Mountain
> War: The American Revolution
> Location: South Carolina
> Date(s): October 7, 1780

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9. Battle of Guilford Courthouse
> War: The American Revolution
> Location: North Carolina
> Date(s): March 15, 1781

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10. Battle of Yorktown
> War: The American Revolution
> Location: Virginia
> Date(s): September 28-October 19, 1781

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