The Battle of Moores Creek Bridge ~ February 27, 1776
Battle of Moores Creek Bridge 236th Celebration
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.