Pennsylvania in the Revolutionary War

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''[[United States of America|United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Revolutionary War, 1775 to 1783|U.S. Revolutionary War]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[South Carolina|South Carolina]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[South Carolina Military Records|South Carolina Military]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[South Carolina in the Revolutionary War|South Carolina in the Revolutionary War]]''<br>  
  
 
== Organization  ==
 
== Organization  ==
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South Carolina regiments typically consisted of # companies recruited from specific areas of South Carolina.<br>  
 
South Carolina regiments typically consisted of # companies recruited from specific areas of South Carolina.<br>  
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==== County and Townships ====
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To determine the counties and townships that made up each of the military units, visit the [http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/revolutionary_war_militia_overview/4125 Pennsylvania Achives website]. &nbsp;Click on the county your ancestor was from.
  
 
==== South Carolina Regiments  ====
 
==== South Carolina Regiments  ====

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Contents

Organization

History

South Carolina Military Units

Most units were numbered. Some were named. See the list below for links to more detailed information.

South Carolina regiments typically consisted of # companies recruited from specific areas of South Carolina.

County and Townships

To determine the counties and townships that made up each of the military units, visit the Pennsylvania Achives website.  Click on the county your ancestor was from.

South Carolina Regiments

South Carolina Districts

Battles Fought in South Carolina

Resources

Service Records

The Family History Library and the National Archives have the:

Pension Records

1840 Census

Regimental Rosters

Regimental rosters with biographical information of South Carolina soldiers are published in:

Committees of Safety

Guides to Military Units

For guidebooks to South Carolina's military units for the Revolutionary War, the following sources are helpful:

Internet Sites

References