Major US/American War Dates/Outcomes

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Major US/American War Dates/Outcomes
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  1. American Revolutionary War
    (1775–1783)

    Victory

    • Treaty of Paris
    • Britain recognizes the independence of the United States of America
  2. Mexican–American War
    (1846–1848)

    Victory

    • Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
    • Mexican Cession
    • Mexican recognition of Texas and California(among other territories) as independent; end of conflict between Mexico and Texas
  3. Civil War
    (1861–1865)

    • Victory
    • Territorial integrity preserved
    • Dissolution of the Confederacy
    • Slavery abolished
    • Lincoln assassinated
    • Beginning of the Reconstruction Era
  4. Spanish–American War
    (1898)

    Victory

    • Treaty of Paris
    • Protectorate over Cuba
    • Collapse of the Spanish Empire
    • Generation of '98 among Spanish intellectuals
  5. World War I
    (1917–1918)

    Victory

    • End of the German, Russian, Ottoman, and Austro-Hungarian empires
    • Formation of new countries in Europe and the Middle East
    • Transfer of German colonies and regions of the former Ottoman Empire to other powers
    • Establishment of the League of Nations
  6. World War II
    (1941–1945)

    Victory

    • Collapse of the Third Reich
    • Fall of Japanese and Italian Empires
    • Creation of the United Nations
    • Emergence of the United States and the Soviet Union as superpowers
    • Beginning of the Cold War
  7. Korean War
    (1950–1953)

    Stalemate

    • North Korean invasions of South Korea repelled
    • Subsequent United Nations invasion of North Korea repelled
    • Subsequent Chinese-North Korean-Soviet invasion of South Korea repelled
    • Korean Armistice Agreement
  8. Vietnam War
    (1965–1973)

    Defeat

    • Withdrawal of American forces from Indochina
    • North Vietnamese victory over South Vietnam
    • Dissolution of the Republic of Vietnam
    • Communist governments take power in South Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia
    • South Vietnam is annexed by North Vietnam
  9. Gulf War
    (1990–1991)

    • Victory
    • Iraqi withdrawal from Kuwait; Emir Jaber III restoredSanctions against Iraq

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