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British forces attack across the Spotswood Middle Brook and are driven back under heavy fire.  "The Great Cannonade" - an artillery duel commences and later General George Washington orders his forces forward as the British army departs the field of battle. Washington claims the battle as a victory since his troops hold the field of battle at the end of the long day. Learn more:  The Battle of Monmouth

Map: Battle of Monmouth - Afternoon
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