American Revolutionary War Facts

American Revolution Heroes

Hero John Paul Jones
John Paul Jones


There was no shortage of heroes during the American Revolution. There were many brave men and women who risked their lives to win independence from Britain for the American colonies. In this section of American Revolutionary War facts we list interesting American Revolution hero facts and information. We will be listing many of the famous people most of who are familiar to any kid who has ever read a history book. However we want to mention that there are many heroes whose names have been lost to history. These were people who faced off against the powerful British army in such places as Lexington and Concord, and Bunker Hill.

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List of American Revolution Heroes