The American Revolution in South Carolina

Dorchester

January 14, 1782


Patriot Cdr:

Lt. John Kelly (VA)
Loyalist Cdr:

Major John Coffin
Killed:

0
Killed:

0
Wounded:

0
Wounded:

0
Captured:

8
Captured:

0
Old District: 

Charles Town District
Present County:

Dorchester County

Major John Coffin with forty-five (45) of his NY Volunteers surprised a party of the 3rd Regiment of Continental Light Infantry Dragoons (VA) led by Lt. John Kelly. Major Coffin captured Lt. Kelly and seven of his men.



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