South Carolina 1st Regiment Charleston Guards




HISTORICAL NOTES:

Very little is known of this regiment. It is not mentioned in River's Account of the Raising of the Troops. The National Archives Index contains 533 names.
The rosters for this regiment are defective. Rivers gives the number of men as 442 and the National Archives has 553 names in their index. We have no names for Companies B & C and Companies G and K have very few names.
OFFICERS:
Col. E. Magrath
ASSIGNMENTS:
Department of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida
BATTLES:
The Siege of Charleston
The Carolinas Campaign
ROSTERS:
BIBLIOGRAPHY:


REFERENCES:


Rivers - Account of the Raising of the Troops for Confederate Service
Sifakis - Compendium of the Confederate Armies. p. 6.
Crute Units of the Confederate States Army