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On July 3, 1775 George Washington was assigned the role of commander in chief of the Continental Army. He was assigned this role by the second Continental Congress of which he was a delegate representing Virginia.

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The position given to George Washington was Commander in Chief.

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Q: Position given to George Washington when the Revolution started in 1775?
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