Tarleton, Banastre

Tarleton, Banastre

August 21, 1754–January 16, 1833


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  • Title Tarleton, Banastre
  • Coverage August 21, 1754–January 16, 1833
  • Author
  • Keywords British soldier, cornet’s commission in the First Dragoon Guards, key role in the capture of General Charles Lee, action at the Waxhaws established Tarleton as a ruthless and bloodthirsty villain in the minds of South Carolina patriots, Frances Marion,
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date July 21, 2024
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update August 25, 2022
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