Battle of Cowpens

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A battle at Cowpens, South Carolina, in the Revolutionary War on January 17, 1781. It was a decisive victory for Daniel Morgan and his Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware continentals against British forces under Banastre Tarleton.


Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Military History.

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