How Francis Marion Became the Father of Guerrilla Warfare
WAVY Archive: 1979 USS Francis Marion collision-accident
General Francis Marion
The Horse of General Francis Marion
Francis Marion was a military officer who served in the American Revolutionary War (1775-1783). Acting with the Continental Army and South Carolina militia commissions, he was a persistent adversary of the British in their occupation of South Carolina and Charleston in 1780 and 1781, even after the Continental Army was driven out of the state in the Battle of Camden.