War of the Rebellion: Serial 047 Page 0368 S. C. AND GA. COASTS, AND IN MID. AND E. FLA. Chapter XL.

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CASTLE PINCKNEY AND FORT RIPLEY.

Captain W. H. PERONNEAU.

1st South Carolina Artillery, Company G.

FORT SUMTER.

Major Stephen Elliott, Jr.

Charleston Battalion* (seven companies), Major Julius A. Blake.

CHARLESTON.

Brigadier General W. G. DE SAUSSURE.

1st South Carolina Militia,+ Colonel E. Magrath.

1st South Carolina Artillery (militia),+ Colonel J. A. Wagener.

1st South Carolina State Troops, Colonel Thomas B. Roberts.

5th South Carolina State Troops, Colonel J. H. Williams.

18th South Carolina Militia,+ Colonel John E. Carew.

Cadet Battalion,+ Major J. B. White.

4th South Carolina Cavalry, Company K, Captain R. H. Colcock. Jeffords.

5th South Carolina Cavalry, Companies D and H, Lieutenant R. J. Jeffords.

Furman (South Carolina) Artillery, Captain William E. Earle.

Gist Guard (South Carolina) Artillery, Captain C. E. Chichester.

Battery Ramsay (Companies D and H, First South Carolina Artillery).

Boat details (three companies), Captain Thomas J. China.

CHARLESTON, S. S.,

September 20, 1863-7.30 a. m.

General S. COOPER,

Adjutant and Inspector General, Richmond, Va.:

Nothing to report since last dispatch. Wise's brigade has arrived. Enemy still working industriously on Morris Island batteries, without returning our fire. If I had two or three long-range Parrott or Whitworth guns, small caliber, I could much annoy his fleet in Light-House, 2 1/2 or 3 miles from James Island. Weather still windy.

G. T. BEAUREGARD.

SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPT. S. C., GA., AND FLA., Numbers 188.

Charleston, S. C., September 20, 1863.

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II. Brigadier-General Hagood's brigade will be organized and consist of the following regiments and battalions: Eleventh, Twenty-first and Twenty-fifth Regiments, and the Charleston Battalion, and Seventh Battalion South Carolina Volunteers. This organization for the present, however, will not interfere with any temporary disposition of the troops included by the district commander.

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VI. Brigadier General Henry A. Wise, with his brigade, for the present, will act as a reserve, and take up his position about 3 miles from this

*Hagood's brigade.

+De Saussure's brigade of South Carolina militia.