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The first battles in the Revolutionary War were the battles at Lexington and Concord. They took place on April 19, 1775. The Declaration of Independence was not passed until July 4, 1776, which is over a year after the start of the war.

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The War of Independence began on April 19th 1775.

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yes the declaration of independence started the revolutionary war

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What impact has the declaration of independence had on your nation?

It declared our independence from England and started the Revolutionary War.

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He wrote the declaration of independence .It didn't END it, it started it:)

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