• Centennial Monument

    Kings Mountain

    National Military Park South Carolina

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Rifle with powderhorn hanging from gun.

Brigade Of Friends

The Brigade of Friends is an all volunteer nonprofit organization founded in 2000 to work with the National Park Service to provide support and funding for special projects at Kings Mountain National Military Park that aid in...

  • Preserving the Park's cultural and military history
  • Protecting the Park's environmental integrity, and
  • Enhancing the enjoyment of the Park by visitors and area residents.


For more information on the Brigade of Friends

Did You Know?

battle diorama showing loyalists in red coats and patriots in frontier wear firing at each other

The battle of Kings Mountain lasted about one hour. Americans lost 28, Loyalists lost 225 and 716 were captured. The dead were buried on the battlefield in unmarked graves, they have never been found.