The American Revolution in North Carolina

New Bern

July 8, 1781


Patriot Cdr:

Unknown
British Cdr:

Unknown
Killed:

0
Killed:

1
Wounded:

0
Wounded:

several
Captured:

0
Captured:

0
Original County: 

Craven County
Present County:

Craven County

Major General Richard Caswell ordered his men to resist any British raiding parties coming out of Wilmington.

On July 8th, the militia engaged the British, but quickly retreated after killing one and wounding several.

Known Patriot Participants

Known British/Loyalist Participants
Craven County Regiment of Militia, led by Unknown Unknown British, led by Unknown


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