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siege of Charleston


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Sir Henry Clinton (1730—1795) army officer

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Benjamin Lincoln (1733—1810) revolutionary army officer and politician in America

 

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A Revolutionary War battle and Sir Henry Clinton's greatest victory for the British. He succeeded in occupying Charleston, South Carolina in May 1780. The city had been defended by continentals ...

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