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In 1780, the rebellion of the colonies hung on the ropes. Lord Cornwallis stood in South Carolina poised to strike at Virginia, where North Carolina only stood in his way as the road to Virginia. But little did the British know that forces joined at Cowpens in North Carolina were more than just a road block.
This article examines the medical and health concerns of the military force in the Southern theater under the command of Lord Cornwallis during the Revolutionary War. It also discusses the impact the shortage of medical supplies and services has on military strategy and execution.