February 2019

Pyle’s Massacre

Ten minutes was all it took to hack to death over ninety men on February 24, 1781.  Screams and pleas for mercy went unheeded as broadswords and bayonets cut through flesh, bone and any hope that Lord Cornwallis had of the masses coming to the King’s standard. Just west of the Haw river in Alamance …

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