Timeline of the Argentine War of Independence

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Argentine independence War
Part of the Spanish American wars of independence
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From top and left: Crossing of the Andes, Battle of Salta, 22 May 1810 Open Cabildo, Battle of San Lorenzo, Battle of Suipacha, 1813 Assembly, Shooting of Liniers, Jujuy Exodus.
Date1810 - 1818
Location
Result Argentine victory and emancipation from Spanish colonial rule, slavery partially abolished
Belligerents
Patriots
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg United Provinces of the Río de la Plata
Chilean exiles
Royalists
Flag of Spain (1785-1873, 1875-1931).svg Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata
Flag of New Spain.svg Viceroyalty of Peru
Commanders and leaders
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Manuel Belgrano
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg José de San Martín
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Martín Miguel de Güemes  
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Juan José Castelli
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg William Brown
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Carlos María de Alvear
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg José Gervasio Artigas
Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg José Rondeau
Flag of Chile (1817-1818).svg Bernardo O'Higgins

Flag of Spain (1785-1873, 1875-1931).svg Francisco Javier de Elío
Flag of Spain (1785-1873, 1875-1931).svg Bernardo de Velasco
Flag of Spain (1785-1873, 1875-1931).svg José Manuel de Goyeneche
Flag of Spain (1785-1873, 1875-1931).svg Pedro Antonio Olañeta

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Flag of Spain (1785-1873, 1875-1931).svg Santiago de Liniers   Skull and Crossbones.svg

The Argentine War of Independence was fought from 1810 to 1818 by Argentine patriotic forces under Manuel Belgrano, Juan José Castelli and José de San Martín against royalist forces loyal to the Spanish crown. On July 9, 1816, an assembly met in San Miguel de Tucumán, declared full independence with provisions for a national constitution.

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