May 21-22, 1781After a series of disastrous defeats in South Carolina, George Washington, head of the Continental Army, took action. He named General Nathanael Greene to command Patriot forces in the South in December 1780. Greene drove into the backcountry hoping to take key Loyalist strongholds, like Ninety Six.
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|Placed By||National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 4:46pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 406068 N 3779007|
|Decimal Degrees||34.14775000, -82.01890000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 8.865', W 82° 1.134'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 8' 51.90" N, 82° 1' 8.04" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1280 Star Fort, Ninety Six SC 29666, US|
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