Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail

The Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail (OVHT) is part of the U.S. National Trails System. It recognizes the Revolutionary War Overmountain Men, Patriots from what is now East Tennessee who crossed the Great Smoky Mountains and then fought in the Battle of Kings Mountain in South Carolina.

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Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail - History
... along the segments of the Appalachian mountain trails and highways closely following the path of the actual 1780 march to the battle site located near present day Kings Mountain, North ... scouts have long followed the segments of the famous overmountain victory trail, and in 1975 three Elizabethton boy scouts were among those who completed the first re-enactment of the ... Vice President Nelson Rockefeller at the Kings Mountain National Military Park located near Blacksburg, South Carolina ...
Korean War - Course of The War - China Intervenes (October – December 1950)
... Thus, through neutral-country diplomats, China warned that in safeguarding Chinese national security, they would intervene against the UN Command in Korea ... Later, the Chinese claimed that US bombers had violated PRC national airspace while en route to bomb North Korea before China intervened ... disappeared into mountain hideouts following victory ...

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