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27/02/1776 The Battle of Moore's Creek Bridge

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Battle of Moore's Creek Bridge

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Families take trip to the past at Moores Creek

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The Battle of Moores Creek Bridge ~ February 27, 1776

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Battle of Moores Creek Bridge 236th Celebration

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Moores Creek National Battlefield

The Battle of Moore’s Creek Bridge occurred during the American Revolutionary War near Wilmington, in Pender County, North Carolina. The militia of North Carolina Patriots managed to get better of the Loyalists severely weakened by long march. Their decisive victory helped with the support and recruitment for the revolution.
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    • Aftermath 

    • Abandoning North Carolina Minutemen trial