History The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis

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A list of all important battles fought by Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis. This battles list includes any Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis battles, conflicts, campaigns, wars, skirmishes or military engagements of any kind. This list displays the battles Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis fought in alphabetically, but the battles/military engagements contain information such as where the battle was fought and who else was involved. List is made up of a variety of items, including American Revolutionary War and Siege of Yorktown.

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American Revolutionary War is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
American Revolutionary War North America - The American Revolutionary War, the American War of Independence, or simply the Revolutionary War in the United States, was the rebellion of thirteen of the North American colonies of Great ...more

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Battle of Bound Brook is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Bound Brook Bound Brook, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Bound Brook was a surprise attack conducted by British and Hessian forces against a Continental Army outpost at Bound Brook, New Jersey during the American Revolutionary War. The ...more

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Battle of Camden is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Camden Camden, South Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Camden was a major victory for the British in the Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War. On August 16, 1780, British forces under Lieutenant General Charles, Lord ...more

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Battle of Cowan's Ford is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Cowan's Ford North Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Cowan's Ford was a battle in the Southern Theater of Cornwallis's 1780–1782 Campaign that eventually led to the British Army's surrender at Yorktown during the American ...more

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Battle of Germantown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Germantown Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - The Battle of Germantown, a battle in the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War, was fought on October 4, 1777, at Germantown, Pennsylvania between the British Army led by Sir ...more

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Battle of Green Spring is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Green Spring Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Green Spring took place near Green Spring Plantation in James City County, Virginia during the American Revolutionary War. On July 6, 1781 United States Brigadier General ...more

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Battle of Guilford Court House is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Guilford Court House Greensboro, North Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Guilford Court House was a battle fought on March 15, 1781, at a site which is now in Greensboro, the county seat of Guilford County, North Carolina, during the American ...more

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Battle of Long Island is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Long Island New York City, New York, United States of America - The Battle of Long Island, also known as the Battle of Brooklyn or the Battle of Brooklyn Heights, fought on August 27, 1776, was a defeat for the Continental Army under General George ...more

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Battle of Matson's Ford is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Matson's Ford Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, United States of America - The Battle of Matson's Ford was a battle in the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War fought on December 11, 1777 in the area surrounding Matson's Ford. In this series of minor ...more

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Battle of Princeton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Princeton Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Princeton was a battle in which General George Washington's revolutionary forces defeated British forces near Princeton, New Jersey. On the night of January 2, 1777 George ...more

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Battle of Short Hills is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Short Hills Scotch Plains, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Short Hills was a conflict between a Continental Army force commanded by Brigadier General William Alexander, and an opposing British force commanded by Lieutenant General William ...more

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Battle of the Clouds is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of the Clouds Malvern, Pennsylvania, United States of America - The Battle of the Clouds was an aborted engagement of the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War on September 16, 1777, in the area surrounding present day Malvern, ...more

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Battle of White Marsh is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of White Marsh Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, United States of America - The Battle of White Marsh or Battle of Edge Hill was a battle of the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War fought December 5–8, 1777, in the area surrounding Whitemarsh ...more

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Forage War is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Forage War New Jersey, United States of America - The Forage War was a partisan campaign consisting of numerous small skirmishes that took place in New Jersey during the American Revolutionary War between January and March 1777, following the ...more

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Fourth Anglo-Mysore War is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Fourth Anglo-Mysore War Indian subcontinent - The Fourth Anglo–Mysore War was a war in South India between the Kingdom of Mysore and the British East India Company under the Earl of Mornington. This was the final conflict of the four ...more

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Irish Rebellion of 1798 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Irish Rebellion of 1798 Ireland - The Irish Rebellion of 1798, also known as the United Irishmen Rebellion, was an uprising against British rule in Ireland lasting from May to September 1798. The United Irishmen, a republican ...more

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New York and New Jersey campai... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
New York and New Jersey campaign New York City, New York, United States of America - The New York and New Jersey campaign was a series of battles for control of New York City and the state of New Jersey in the American Revolutionary War between British forces under General Sir ...more

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Battle of Gloucester is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of Gloucester Gloucester City, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of Gloucester was a skirmish fought on November 25, 1777, during the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War. It was the first battlefield command for the Marquis de ...more

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Battle of the Assunpink Creek is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Battle of the Assunpink Creek Trenton, New Jersey, United States of America - The Battle of the Assunpink Creek, also known as the Second Battle of Trenton, was a battle between American and British troops that took place in and around Trenton, New Jersey, on January 2, ...more

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Siege of Bangalore is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Siege of Bangalore Bangalore, India - The Siege of Bangalore was a siege of the town and fortifications of Bangalore during the Third Anglo-Mysore War by forces of the British East India Company, led by Charles, Earl Cornwallis ...more

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Siege of Charleston is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Siege of Charleston Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America - The Battle of Charleston was one of the major battles which took place towards the end of the American Revolutionary War, after the British began to shift their strategic focus towards the ...more

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Siege of Seringapatam is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Siege of Seringapatam Kingdom of Mysore - The 1792 Siege of Seringapatam was a battle and siege of the Mysorean capital city of Seringapatam at the end of the Third Anglo-Mysore War. An army led by Charles, Earl Cornwallis consisting of ...more

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Siege of Yorktown is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Siege of Yorktown Yorktown, Virginia, United States of America - The Siege of Yorktown, Battle of Yorktown, Surrender at Yorktown or German Battle, ending on October 19, 1781 at Yorktown, Virginia, was a decisive victory by a combined force of American ...more

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Southern theater of the Americ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War Southeastern United States, United States of America - The Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War was the central area of operations in North America in the second half of the American Revolutionary War. During the first three years of ...more

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Third Anglo-Mysore War is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Third Anglo-Mysore War Indian subcontinent - The Third Anglo–Mysore War was a war in South India between the Kingdom of Mysore and the East India Company and its allies, including the Maratha Empire and the Nizam of Hyderabad. It was the ...more

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Treaty of Alliance is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Treaty of Alliance North America - The Treaty of Alliance with France: Franco-American Treaty, was the defensive alliance between France and the United States of America, formed in the midst of the American Revolutionary War, ...more

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Yorktown campaign is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Battles of Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
Yorktown campaign Virginia, United States of America - The Yorktown or Virginia campaign was a series of military maneuvers and battles during the American Revolutionary War that culminated in the decisive Siege of Yorktown in October 1781. The ...more