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Encyclopedia > 2nd South Carolina Regiment
2nd South Carolina Regiment

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Allegiance: Continental Congress of the United States
Type: Infantry
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Active: 1775-1783
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Command structure: South Carolina Line
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Notable actions: Savannah and Charleston
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The 2nd South Carolina Regiment was raised on June 6, 1775 at Charleston, South Carolina for service with the Continental Army. The regiment saw action at the Siege of Savannah and the Siege of Charleston. The regiment was captured at Charleston on May 12, 1780 together with the rest of the Southern Dept. by the British Army. The regiment was disbanded on November 15, 1783. The Continental Congress is the label given to three successive bodies of representatives: The First Continental Congress met from September 5, 1774 to October 26, 1774. ... Infantry of the Royal Irish Rifles during the Battle of the Somme, First World War. ... hi The Siege of Savannah was a battle of the American Revolutionary War in 1779. ... This article needs cleanup. ... June 6 is the 157th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (158th in leap years), with 208 days remaining. ... 1775 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Charleston, South Carolinas oldest city Motto: Aedes Mores Juraque Curat Nickname: The Holy City, The Palmetto City Founded 1670 Incorporated County Berkeley and Charleston Counties Borough {{{borough}}} Parrish {{{parrish}}} Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr. ... The Continental Army was the unified command structure of the thirteen colonies fighting Great Britain during the American Revolutionary War. ... hi The Siege of Savannah was a battle of the American Revolutionary War in 1779. ... This article needs cleanup. ... May 12 is the 132nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (133rd in leap years). ... 1780 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... The British Army is the land armed forces branch of the British Armed Forces. ... November 15 is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 46 days remaining. ... 1783 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ...


 
 

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