Anniversary of the Battle of Cowpens

    Cowpens National Battlefield 4001 Chesnee Highway, Gaffney, SC, United States

    This battle of Cowpens was fought on January 17, 1781, and was a turning point in the Revolutionary War. The battle only lasted an hour, but it was a stunning defeat for Lt. Colonel Banastre “Bloody Bill” Tarleton and his British troops and loyalist militia led by General Daniel Morgan and the Continental troops. The […]