The Battle of Monmouth was fought between the British Army and George Washington's Continental Army on June 28, 1778 in Monmouth County, New Jersey. Though it ended in a British retreat, the battle was confused and both sides sustained losses.
Washington defeats British at Monmouth (38 words)
Historical Context Note
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are a member (student of staff) of a subscribing institution (see List), you should be able to access the LE on campus directly (without the need to log in), and off-campus either via the institutional log in we offer, or via your institution's remote access facilities, or by creating a personal user account with your institutional email address. If you are not a member of a subscribing institution, you will need to purchase a personal subscription. For more information on how to subscribe as an individual user, please see under Individual Subcriptions.