Located in South Carolina. This battle took place during the Revolutionary war, in October 1780.This battle was between the patriot militia and the loyalist militia. The patriot militia was led by William Cambell. The loyalist militia was led by Patrick Ferguson.
It was a patriot victory. The British commander leading the loyalist militia sent a message to the patriots saying he will march to fight if they did not agree to be loyal to the king.The British invaded. This is what started this battle. Many consider this to be the turning point of the revolutionary war.