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South Carolina 3rd Infantry (Confederate)

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Regiment mustered in on November 5th, 1862. Regiment mustered out of service on April 9th, 1865.

Notable Battles:

  • Williamsburg fought on May 5th, 1862 near York County, Virginia; James City County, Virginia; Williamsburg, VIrginia
  • Malvern Hill fought on July 1st, 1862 near Henrico County, Virginia
  • Second Bull Run fought on August 28th, 1862 - August 30th, 1862 near Prince William County, Virginia
  • Antietam fought on September 17th, 1862 near Sharpsburg, Maryland
  • Fredericksburg fought on December 13th, 1862 near Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • Chancellorsville fought on April 30th, 1863 - May 6th, 1863 near Spotsylvania County, Virginia
  • Gettysburg fought on July 1st, 1863 - July 3rd, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
    • Brigade Leader(s): Kershaw. Division Leader(s): McLaw. Corp: I Corps. 
    • Wheatfield and Stony Hill fought on July 2nd, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
    • Peach Orchard fought on July 2nd, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
    • Valley of Death fought on July 2nd, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • Chickamauga fought on September 19th, 1863 - September 20th, 1863 near Catoosa County, Georgia; Walker County, Georgia
  • Wilderness fought on May 5th, 1864 - May 7th, 1864 near Spotslyvania County, Virginia; Orange County, Virginia
  • Spotsylvania Court House fought on May 8th, 1864 - May 21st, 1864 near Spotsylvania County, Virginia
  • Cold Harbor fought on May 31st, 1864 - June 12th, 1864 near Hanover Co; near Mechanicsville
  • First Deep Bottom fought on July 27th, 1864 - July 29th, 1864 near Henrico County, Virginia
  • Cedar Creek fought on October 19th, 1864 near Frederick County, Virginia; Shenandoah County, Virginia; Warren County, Virginia
  • Bentonville fought on March 19th, 1865 - March 21st, 1865 near Bentonville, NC

South Carolina, United States of America

Field Officers

Brigadier General James Conner

Lieutenant Colonel R. C. Moffett

Major General Joseph B. Kershaw