Kings Mountain

American vs. Loyalist

THE BATTLE OF KINGS MOUNTAIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • toke place on october 7, 1780
  • battle between Patriot and Loyalist militias
  • Ferguson arrived in north Carolina recruiting the loyalist militia
  • ferguson was also perfecting Lord Cornwallis main forces

The Americans win the battle !

CAUSALITIES #aftermath

  • The Loyalists suffered 290 killed, 163 wounded, 668 taken prisoner.
  • The Patriot militia suffered 29 killed and 58 wounded.
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