The American Revolution in South Carolina

  Charlestown Harbor

  July 12, 1776


Patriot Cdr:

Unknown
British Cdr:

Capt. Anthony Hunt
Killed:

0
Killed:

0
Wounded:

0
Wounded:

0
Captured:

0
Captured:

0
Old District: 

Charles Town District
Present County:

Charleston County

South Carolina troops rowed out to a British ship (HMS Sphinx) that was attempting to cross back over the bar in Charlestown harbor and put back out to sea. British marines successfully defended the ship and forced the Patriot troops back.



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