Gaffney, Part 3 - Cowpens National Battlefield | Palmetto Places


The Battle of Cowpens, a decisive battle of the American Revolution, took place here on January 17, 1781. Leading the American patriots was Brigadier General Daniel Morgan, against the British, under command of General Cornwallis, and Colonel Banastre Tarleton. Farrell Saunders, superintendent of Cowpens National Battlefield, joins to discuss the importance of this historic battle.