Battle of the Waxhaws

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Banastre Tarleton (1754—1833) army officer and politician

Abraham Buford (1820—1884)


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A battle on May 29, 1780 fought between the forces of Lt. Col. Banastre Tarleton and Col. Abraham Buford. The result was a complete British victory: 300 American soldiers were ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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