The UE Loyalists, or in a broader context the Loyalists of the American Revolution, were those who were Loyal to the King, those who fought against the rebels who sought to break away. This section looks at who the loyalists were, and how events during the war would mould the way people acted and the decisions they made. In the to and fro of a war, especially a nasty civil war, the major battles often shaped the events which followed.