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16th Aug 1780. Some of the US force fled before a shot was fired. Tarlton, commanding the British cavalry attacked the remainder from the rear. British casualties 312, US 800 with 1 000 prisoners & 8 guns captured.

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Yes, they did. 2000 militiamen were (leaded by Horatio Gates) defeated by Cornwallis's army on 16 August , 1780.

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