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british soilders dead:290
The kings mountain battle started when general cornwallis invaded north carolina. Cornwallis ordered major patrick ferguson to lead a expedition. Ferguson provoked the mountain men living in the area by using threats.
What happened is the day is the turning point in america war for independence. The battle successfully ended the british invasion into north carolina. They forced lord cornwallis to retreat.