American Revolution Podcast

ARP212 Port Royal & Kettle Creek

August 8, 2021

A British force from Augusta launches an attack on Port Royal, SC but is repelled by the South Carolina militia.  A group of British loyalists raised in the Carolinas marches to Augusta but is decimated and largely dispersed at the battle of Kettle Creek.


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Book Recommendations of the Week: Land and Allegiance in Revolutionary Georgia, by Leslie Hall.

Online Recommendation of the Week: Davis, Robert Scott. “The Loyalist Trials at Ninety Six in 1779.” The South Carolina Historical Magazine, vol. 80, no. 2, 1979, pp. 172–181. JSTOR,

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