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Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, Marquis, 1738-1805


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Nathanael Greene Letters

Identifier: MSS 0001
Abstract Nathanael Greene (1742-1786) served as Brigadier General in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War. Greene distinguished himself in many battles, but is most famous for forcing the British commander Cornwallis into a costly attack at Guilford Courthouse in North Carolina on March 15, 1781.
Dates: 1781; Other: Date acquired: 09/00/1945