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4th Regiment South Carolina Cavalry
The 4th South Carolina
South Carolina
Cavalry
Cavalry
Regiment
Regiment
was a regiment of cavalry in the Confederate States Army
Confederate States Army
during the American Civil War. They were from the state of South Carolina
South Carolina
and served primarily in the Eastern Theater of the American Civil War. The 4th South Carolina
South Carolina
Cavalry Regiment
Regiment
was organized on December 16, 1862, by consolidating the 10th Battalion South Carolina
South Carolina
Cavalry, the 12th Battalion South Carolina Cavalry, the Charleston Light Dragoons and Company A of the St. James Mounted Riflemen.[1] The 10th Cavalry
Cavalry
Battalion (also called the 3rd Battalion) was organized in the spring of 1862 with five companies, and Major James P
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Flag Of South Carolina
The flag of the U.S. state
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Confederate States Of America
The Confederate States of America
Confederate States of America
(CSA or C.S.), commonly referred to as the Confederacy, was an unrecognized country in North America that existed from 1861 to 1865. The Confederacy was originally formed by seven secessionist slave-holding states – South Carolina, Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, and Texas
Texas
– in the Lower South
Lower South
region of the United States, whose regional economy was heavily dependent upon agriculture, particularly cotton, and a plantation system that relied upon the labor of African-American slaves.[2] Each state declared its secession from the United States
United States
following the November 1860 election of Republican candidate Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln
to the U.S. presidency on a platform which opposed the expansion of slavery into the western territories
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992 album by Vesta Williams "Special" (Garbage song), 1998 "Special
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South Carolina In The American Civil War
South Carolina
South Carolina
was the first state to secede from the Union in December 1860, and was one of the founding member states of the Confederacy in February 1861. The bombardment of the beleaguered U.S. garrison at Fort Sumter
Fort Sumter
in Charleston Harbor
Harbor
on April 12, 1861 is generally recognized as the first military engagement of the war. South Carolina
South Carolina
was a source of troops for the Confederate army, and as the war progressed, also for the Union, as thousands of ex-slaves flocked to join the Union. The state also provided uniforms, textiles, food, and war material, as well as trained soldiers and leaders from The Citadel and other military schools. In contrast to most other Confederate states, South Carolina
South Carolina
had a well-developed rail network linking all of its major cities without a break of gauge
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6th Regiment South Carolina Cavalry
American Civil War Battle of Wilderness Battle of Spotsylvania Court House Battle of North Anna Battle of Cold Harbor Siege of Petersburg Battle of Vaughan Road Carolinas Campaign Battle of Monroe's CrossroadsCommandersCurrent commander Colonel Hugh K. AikenThe 6th South Carolina Cavalry Regiment (also called Dixie Rangers, Aiken's Partisan Rangers and 1st Partisan Rangers) was a regiment of cavalry in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. They were from the state of South Carolina and served at various times in both the Eastern and Western theaters.Contents1 Organization and history 2 Notable battles 3 Original commissioned officers 4 Noncommissioned officers 5 See also 6 References 7 Further readingOrganization and history[edit] This unit was originally called the 16th Battalion South Carolina Partisan Rangers - Aiken's Regiment, the 1st Reg. South Carolina Partisan Rangers, and Aiken's 1st Regiment South Carolina Partisan Rangers
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Battle Of Bentonville
The Battle of Bentonville
Battle of Bentonville
(March 19 – 21, 1865) was fought in Bentonville, North Carolina, near the town of Four Oaks, as part of the Carolinas Campaign
Carolinas Campaign
of the American Civil War. It was the last battle between the armies of Union Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman and Confederate Gen. Joseph E. Johnston. As the right wing of Sherman's army under command of Maj. Gen. Oliver O. Howard marched toward Goldsboro, the left wing under command of Maj. Gen. Henry W. Slocum encountered the entrenched men of Johnston's army. On the first day of the battle, the Confederates attacked the XIV Corps and routed two divisions, but the rest of Sherman's army defended its positions successfully. The next day, as Sherman sent reinforcements to the battlefield and expected Johnston to withdraw, only minor sporadic fighting occurred. On the third day, as skirmishing continued, the division of Maj. Gen. Joseph A
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Battle Of Monroe's Crossroads
The Battle of Monroe's Crossroads (also known as the Battle of Fayetteville Road, and colloquially in the North as Kilpatrick's Shirttail Skedaddle) was a battle during the Carolinas Campaign of the American Civil War in Cumberland County, North Carolina (now in Hoke County), on the grounds of the present day Fort Bragg Military Reservation. Involving about 4,500 men, it pitted mounted Confederate cavalry against dismounted Union cavalry. It was one of the last all-cavalry battles of the Civil War. The inconclusive fighting lasted for several hours early on the morning of March 10, 1865. The Confederate attack delayed the Federal cavalry's movement toward Fayetteville, denying Brevet Maj. Gen
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Carolinas Campaign
The Carolinas
The Carolinas
Campaign was the final campaign in the Western Theater[1] of the American Civil War. In January 1865, Union Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman
William Tecumseh Sherman
advanced north from Savannah, Georgia, through the Carolinas, with the intention of linking up with Union forces in Virginia. The defeat of Confederate Gen
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Battle Of Boydton Plank Road
The Battle of the Boydton Plank Road (also known as Burgess Mill or First Hatcher's Run), fought on October 27–28, 1864, followed the successful Battle of Peebles' Farm
Battle of Peebles' Farm
in the Siege of Petersburg
Siege of Petersburg
during the American Civil War. It was an attempt by the Union Army
Union Army
to seize the Boydton plank road and cut the South Side Railroad, a critical supply line to Petersburg, Virginia.Contents1 Background 2 Opposing forces2.1 Union 2.2 Confederate3 Battle 4 Aftermath 5 Notes 6 References 7 Further reading 8 External linksBackground[edit] At the Battle of Peebles' Farm
Battle of Peebles' Farm
earlier in October, the Union V Corps had seized a portion of the Confederate works around Hatcher's Run. The entire II Corps, under Maj. Gen. Winfield S
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Siege Of Petersburg
The Richmond– Petersburg Campaign
Petersburg Campaign
was a series of battles around Petersburg, Virginia, fought from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865,[3] during the American Civil War. Although it is more popularly known as the Siege
Siege
of Petersburg, it was not a classic military siege, in which a city is usually surrounded and all supply lines are cut off, nor was it strictly limited to actions against Petersburg. The campaign consisted of nine months of trench warfare in which Union forces commanded by Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant
assaulted Petersburg unsuccessfully and then constructed trench lines that eventually extended over 30 miles (48 km) from the eastern outskirts of Richmond, Virginia, to around the eastern and southern outskirts of Petersburg. Petersburg was crucial to the supply of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's army and the Confederate capital of Richmond
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Raid At Combahee Ferry
The Raid on Combahee Ferry was a military operation during the American Civil War conducted on June 1 and June 2, 1863, by elements of the Union Army along the Combahee River in Beaufort and Colleton counties in the South Carolina Lowcountry.[1] Harriet Tubman, who had escaped from slavery in 1849 and guided many others to freedom, was working for the Union Army. The Union ships transported more than 750 slaves freed by the raid, many of whom joined the Union Army.Contents1 Background 2 The Combahee Ferry Raid2.1 The freed slaves 2.2 Newspaper accounts of the raid3 Aftermath 4 The Combahee Ferry area today 5 Notes 6 References 7 External linksBackground[edit] Following the first shots of the Civil War at Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, the newly formed Confederate States of America quickly moved to defend coastal South Carolina. Union forces tried to take control of the area to secure the fine harbors, which they needed to operate successfully in the South
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Carolina Campaign
Decisive Franco-American victorySurrender of a British army at YorktownBelligerents United States  France  Great BritainCommanders and leaders Nathanael Greene Daniel Morgan Horatio Gates Benjamin Lincoln (POW) Thomas Sumter Comte d'Estaing Lord Charles Cornwallis (POW) Sir Henry Clinton Banastre Tarleton Francis Rawdon Thomas Brown Augustine PrevostStrengthThousands of regulars and militia Approximately 8,000 regulars and militiav t eSouthern theater 1775–1779Gunpowder Incident Kemp's Landing Snow Campaign Savage's Old Fields Great Cane Brake Great Bridge Norfolk Moore's Creek Bridge Rice Boats Sullivan's Island Lindley's Fort Thomas Creek Alligator Bridge 1st Savannah Beaufort Van Creek Kettle Creek Brier Creek Chesapeake raid Stono Ferry Charles Town 2nd Savannahv t eSouthern theater 1780–83Charleston Moncks Corner Lenud's Ferry Waxhaws Mobley's Meeting
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Joseph E. Johnston
Mexican-American WarBattle of Cerro Gordo Battle of ChapultepecSeminole Wars American Civil WarFirst Battle of Bull Run Peninsula CampaignSiege of Yorktown Battle of Seven PinesVicksburg Campaign Atlanta
Atlanta
Campaign Battle of BentonvilleOther work Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Virginia's 3rd district Joseph Eggleston Johnston (February 3, 1807 – March 21, 1891) was a career United States
United States
Army officer, serving with distinction in the Mexican-American War
Mexican-American War
(1846-1848), and Seminole Wars. After Virginia seceded, he entered the Confederate States Army
Confederate States Army
as one of the most senior general officers
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Army Of Tennessee
American Civil WarBattle of Stones River Tullahoma Campaign Battle of Chickamauga Chattanooga Campaign Atlanta Campaign Franklin–Nashville CampaignCommandersNotable commanders Braxton Bragg Joseph E. Johnston John Bell Hood Alexander P. StewartThe Army of Tennessee
Army of Tennessee
was the principal Confederate army operating between the Appalachian Mountains
Appalachian Mountains
and the Mississippi River
Mississippi River
during the American Civil War. It was formed in late 1862 and fought until the end of the war in 1865, participating in most of the significant battles in the Western Theater
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Columbia, South Carolina
Columbia is the capital and second largest city of the U.S. state
U.S. state
of South Carolina, with a population estimate of 134,309 as of 2016.[2] The city serves as the county seat of Richland County, and a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. It is the center of the Columbia metropolitan statistical area, which had a population of 767,598 as of the 2010 United States
United States
Census, growing to 817,488 by July 1, 2016, according to 2015 U.S. Census estimates. The name Columbia is a poetic term used for the United States, originating from the name of Christopher Columbus. The city is located approximately 13 miles (21 km) northwest of the geographic center of South Carolina, and is the primary city of the Midlands region of the state. It lies at the confluence of the Saluda River
Saluda River
and the Broad River, which merge at Columbia to form the Congaree River
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