The American Revolution in South Carolina

  Surrender of Sally

  August 16, 1778


Patriot Cdr:

Unknown
British Cdr:

Capt. Samuel Wilkins
Killed:

Unknown
Killed:

Unknown
Wounded:

Unknown
Wounded:

Unknown
Captured:

Unknown
Captured:

Unknown
Old District: 

Beaufort District
Present County:

Beaufort County

The English merchantman Sally surrendered to Patriot forces near Beaufort after suffering damage in a storm. The Sally had sailed from Jamaica under Capt. Samuel Wilkins, with 140 hogsheads of rum and was bound for Glasgow, Scotland.



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