Venezuelan War of Independence 1811-1812

[ 1811 - 1812 ]

[1811] Venezuela declared its independence from Spain (July 5, 1811), beginning its wars with that country.

[1812] Spanish forces led by General Juan Monteverde defeated the Venezuelan revolutionary army, led by Francisco Miranda, which surrendered at La Victoria (July 12, 1812), effectively ending the first phase of the revolutionary war; Simon Bolivar and other revolutionary leaders fled abroad.

Belligerents Initiation Date Termination Date
Venezuela and Spain 1810 1823 View

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