From April 1, 2016

The Battle at Cowpens

On January 17, 1781, General Daniel Morgan and his patriots met Colonel Banastre Tarleton with soldiers loyal to the King at the Battle at Cowpens. ¬†This battle was three months after Kings Mountain and only 30 miles away, but the situation was very different. ¬†Kings Mountain was instigated by the Overmountain Men, set on defeating …

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