The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution

Southern Campaign of the American Revolution.


  • Brattonsville: Choosing Sides

    On July 12, 1780, the Patriot militia defeated the British Legion at Huck's Defeat.
  • Camden: Defeat and Destruction

    The cavalries clashed in a battle that became known as the Battle of Camden.
  • Cowpens: A Brilliant Victory

    Tarleton met Morgan's men on January 17, 1781 at the Battle of Cowpens.
  • Guilford Courthouse: Costly Victory

    This battle basically decided the outcome for the Carolinas.
  • Kings Mountain: The Turn of the Tide of Success

    On October 7, 1780, a thousand patriots surrounded and attacked British troops.
  • Musgrove Mill: Ray of Hope

    Three days after the Battle of Camden, another battle was fought near Musgrove's Mill.
  • Ninety Six: End Game

    General Greene and approximately a thousand troops, marched south towards Ninety-Six.
  • Waxhaws: Blood in the Backcountry

    The Battle of Waxhaws was a turning point in the American Revolutionary War.

About The Southern Campaign of the American Revolution

The Southern Campaign was critical in determining the outcome of the American Revolutionary War, yet the South’s importance has been downplayed in most historical accounts to date.


  • About the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution