Battle of Cowpens

On December 17, 1781 Americans fought against the British and the Loyalist Americans at South Carolina on the border of North Carolina, United States of America. George Washington chose Nathanael Greene to be commander of the Southern Department of Continental Forces. On October 13, 1780, Daniel Morgan received his promotion of Brigadier General. On December 3rd he met his new Department Commander, Nathanael Greene. Green wanted to split his army in two to