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1779: Battle of Beaufort

February 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

1779: Battle of Beaufort
Instructor: Daniel Battle
February 1 @ 12:00

An upcoming program will be given covering the latest historical research on the 1779 Battle of Beaufort. New details describe an engagement that was rare good news for a building and struggling American command. The program will talk about some of the individuals and units involved such as some Beaufort citizens that became casualties of the engagement. Also discussed with be the activities and strategy of the invading British into the Lowcountry and how the American Army revised its coastal defense strategy.

Venue

Santa Elena History Center
1501 Bay Street
Beaufort, SC 29902 US
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