The American Revolution in South Carolina

Fair Forest Creek

May 8, 1781


Patriot Cdr:

Col. Joseph Hayes
Loyalist Cdr:

Unknown
Killed:

Unknown
Killed:

Unknown
Wounded:

Unknown
Wounded:

Unknown
Captured:

Unknown
Captured:

Unknown
Old District: 

Ninety-Six District
Present County:

Union County

aka Hayes Defeat.


On May 8th, Col. Joseph Hayes (Little River District Regiment of Militia) went out to attack a large Loyalist force on Fair Forest Creek. He was defeated and quickly withdrew his force from the area.


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