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Image detail for -Often referred to as the most tactically perfect battle of the Revolutionary War, the Battle of Cowpens pitted the talents of two of that conflictAca,!a,,cs most ...

Image detail for -Often referred to as the most tactically perfect battle of the Revolutionary War, the Battle of Cowpens pitted the talents of two of that conflictAca,!

The Battle of Oriskany, fought on August 6, 1777, was one of the bloodiest battles in the North American theater of the American Revolutionary War and a significant engagement of the Saratoga campaign. Early in the siege of Fort Stanwix, an American relief force from the Mohawk Valley under General Nicholas Herkimer, numbering around 800 men of the Tryon County militia and a party of Oneida Indians, approached in an attempt to raise the siege.

American Revolutionary War - Herkimer at the Battle of Oriskany, oil painting by F. Yohn, ca. Although wounded, General Nicholas Herkimer rallies the Tryon County militia at the Battle of Oriskany on August

Patriots Lexington and Concord Battle | May 1775: The First Report of the Skirmishes at Lexington and Concord ...

The Battle of Lexington and Concord was the first battle of the Revolutionary War. British troops were marching to Concord to capture American supplies. The militia fought them and they were chased back to Boston.

The Surrender of General John Burgoyne at the Battle of Saratoga, 7th October 1777

The Surrender of General John Burgoyne at the Battle of Saratoga, 7th October 1777

The Battle of Saratoga was October It was said to be the turning point in the war because the British thought the Americans would win the war. Burgoyne's surrender signaled a huge American victory.

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The Swamp Fox, Francis Marion / My GGF Captain Jesse Oates served in the American Revolution under the 'Swamp Fox'.

Francis Marion, better known as Swamp Fox, was one of the greatest American militiamen. Marion was native to the state.

The Battle of Oriskany, August 6, 1777, was one of the bloodiest battles in the North American theater of the American Revolutionary. An American party trying to relieve the siege of Fort Stanwix

The Battle of Oriskany, August was one of the bloodiest battles in the North American theater of the American Revolutionary. An American party trying to relieve the siege of Fort Stanwix

The Battle of Kings Mountain was a decisive battle between the Patriot and Loyalist militias in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War. The actual battle took place on October 7 1780, nine miles south of the present-day town of Kings Mountain, North Carolina in rural York County, South Carolina, where the Patriot militia defeated the Loyalist militia commanded by British Major Patrick Ferguson of the 71st Foot.

Death of British Major Patrick Ferguson at the Battle of Kings Mountain during the American Revolutionary War, October

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