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FEATURES: CIVIL WAR UNITS: 5th South Carolina Cavalry Regiment, CSA [BACK]

5th South Carolina Cavalry Regiment
Company F

This company was raised in Lexington District by Wesley F. Caughman, a local farmer. It was originally, Co. C, 2d, then 14th Battalion SC Cavalry

Company F 2nd/14th Bn 5th Cav  
Names Co. C Co. F Disposition
Caughman, Wesley F. Captain   Not reelected.
Caughman, Augustus H 1LT/Captain Captain  
Banks, Amos O. 1LT 1LT Retired, 24 Oct 1864.
Wingard, Job F. 2LT   Not reelected
Caughman, Patrick H. 2LT 2LT  

Record of Events.

Co. C, 2d/14th Battalion SC Cavalry

28 Dec 1861. Station: Camp Hampton, near Columbia, SC.

May & Jun 1862. Station: McPhersonville, SC.

Jul & Aug 1862. Station: McPhersonville, SC.

Sep & Oct 1862. Station: McPhersonville, SC.

This company was engaged in the fight at Old Pocotaligo on 22nd Oct. 62 in which Private H. E. Crim was wounded.

Nov & Dec 1862. Station: Pocotaligo, SC.

Co. F, 5th SC Cavalry

21 Jan 1863. Station: McPhersonville, SC.

Jan & Feb 1863. Station: Pocotaligo, SC.

Mar & Apr 1863. Station: McClellanville, SC

Changed station from Pocotaligo to McClellanville, Charleston Dist., by order of Genl. Beauregard. Arrived here Apr. 29, 1863

May & Jun 1863: Station: McClellanville, SC.

Jul & Aug 1863. Station: Dills Bluff, James Island, SC.

This Company was engaged in the fight on 16 Jul 1863 at Grimball's Landing (Secessionville) .
Company changed station from McClellanville, S.C., Aug. 2, 1863, to Dills Bluff, James Island, S.C., Aug. 6, 1863.

Sep & Oct 1863. Station: Camp Suber, James Island, SC.

Nov & Dec 1863. Station: Camp Suber, James Island, SC.

Jan & Feb 1864. Station: Camp Suber, James Island, SC.

1 May–31 Aug 1864. Station: Near Reams' Station, VA.

This Company was engaged in the fight on 24 May 1864 at Charles City C.H. (Wilson's Wharf/Kenner's Point), VA.

Sep & Oct 1864. Station: VA.

 


If you have any information about these troops or these units, please contact:
Fred Knudsen



FEATURES: CIVIL WAR UNITS: 5th South Carolina Cavalry Regiment, CSA [BACK]


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