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Eutaw Springs Definition
Eutaw Springs Definition: The Eutaw Springs was a military conflict between the Kingdom of Great Britain and its thirteen colonies in North America during the American Revolutionary War (1775-1783). The year and date that the Eutaw Springs took place on Saturday, September 08, 1781. The battlefield in which the British and American Forces fought during the Eutaw Springs was located in Eutawville, South Carolina. The Eutaw Springs ended in victory for the British.
Overview and Summary of the Eutaw Springs
Following the Battle of Guilford Courthouse the British soldiers who had been left behind by Cornwallis attacked Nathanael Greene and his American force at Hobkirk's Hill, near Camden. But Greene beat them off and began the siege of a fort on the frontier of South Carolina. The British then marched up from Charleston, and Greene had to retreat. The British then marched back to Charleston and abandoned the interior of South Carolina to the Americans. There was only one more battle in the South which occurred at Eutaw Springs. The Eutaw Springs took place on Saturday, September 08, 1781 at Eutawville, South Carolina. Greene was also defeated in this battle but the British abandoned the rest of the Carolinas and Georgia with the exception of Savannah and Charleston. With a few loyal soldiers Nathanael Greene had forced the British from the Southern states. He had lost every battle but had won every campaign.
The Importance and Significance of the Battle of Eutaw Springs
Significance of the Battle of Eutaw Springs: The significance of the conflict was that Nathanael Greene had forced the British from the Southern states.
Facts about the Eutaw Springs
Facts about who fought in the Eutaw Springs and who were the leaders of the conflict. Facts about where the Eutaw Springs was fought, the location of the battlefield. Facts and stats about the number of troops involved in the conflict and the numbers of those who were killed, wounded, missing in action or captured. Interesting history and facts about the Eutaw Springs :
|Fast Facts about the Eutaw Springs |
|Name of Conflict:|| ||Eutaw Springs |
|Result of the Eutaw Springs :|| ||The Eutaw Springs ended in victory for the British|
|Location of Battlefield:|| ||The battlefield was located in Eutawville, South Carolina|
|Date of the Eutaw Springs :|| ||Saturday, September 08, 1781|
|Combatants:|| ||The British Army fought against the Americans|
|Battle of Eutaw Springs ||American Colonies|| ||British Forces|| |
|Names of Leaders & Commanders:|
| ||Nathanael Greene|| ||Admiral Mariot Arbuthnot|
|Strength of Forces:|
| ||2200|| ||2000|| |
|Number of men killed in the Eutaw Springs :|
| ||119|| ||85|| |
|Number of men wounded:|
| ||382|| ||352|| |
|Number of men captured:|
| ||78|| ||430|| |
The following picture represents some of the early designs of the American flag. The idea of flying a flag grew from the requirements of ancient warfare and the battlefield and used as a rallying point for troops.
American Revolutionary war - The Eutaw Springs
The American Revolutionary War (1775-1783), which included the Eutaw Springs , was the culmination of the political American Revolution, in which many of the American colonists rejected the legitimacy of the British Parliament to govern the 13 colonies without representation.
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