5th South Carolina Regiment

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5th South Carolina Regiment
Active 1776-1780
Allegiance Continental Congress of the United States
Type Infantry
Part of South Carolina Line
Engagements Savannah

The 5th South Carolina Regiment was raised on February 22, 1776 at Charleston, South Carolina for service with the Continental Army. The regiment saw action at the Siege of Savannah. The regiment was merged into the 1st South Carolina Regiment on February 11, 1780.

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1st South Carolina Regiment

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