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Battle of Eutaw



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Location: In Battleground Park, Old Number Six Highway (State Highway 6 / 45) near Fredcon Road, Eutawville, SC
County: Orangeburg
Coordinates: N 33° 24.449    W 080° 17.921
  33.40748333    -80.29868333
 



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Battle of Eutaw


This stone marks the field whereon was fought the battle of Eutaw, September 8, 1781, between a force of the United States under Major General Nathanael Greene and a force of Great Britain under Colonel Stuart. Neither side was victorious, but the fight was beneficial to the American Cause.

Erected by Eutaw Chapter D.A.R. 1912

(Lower Plaque)
This Memorial erected in 1912 by Eutaw Chapter NSDAR
Orangeburg, S.C.


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