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Artillery in Fifth Subdistrict, South Carolina, December 12th, 1864.

Command.Commander.No. of Guns.Positions.
Beaufort ArtilleryCaptain Stuart4Two Napoleons, at Coosawhatchie; one 12-pounder howitzer, Bee's Creek; one 12-pounder howitzer, Honey Hill.
Colcock's Horse ArtyLieut. Johnson2At Coosawhatchie, two Napoleons.
Furman Light ArtyCaptain Earle4One 10-pounder Parrott, two 6-pounders, Honey Hill; one Napoleon, Honey Hill.
De Saussure ArtilleryCaptain De Pass4Two 10-pounder Parrotts, Honey Hill; two Napoleons, Coosawhatchie.
Lafayette ArtilleryCapt. Kanapaux4Two 6-pounders, Bee's Creek: one 12-pounder howitzer, Honey Hill; one 12-pounder howitzer, Coosawhatchie.
German ArtilleryCapt. Bachman4Four 12-pounder howitzers, Tulafinny Trestle.
Girardy's ArtilleryCapt. Girardy6Three Napoleons, and two 3 1/2-inch Blakelys, Tulafinny Trestle; one Napoleon, Old Pocotaligo.
Charles's ArtilleryCapt. Charles4Two 12-pounder howitzers, and two 6-pounders, Sisters Ferry.
Palmetto Guards, SecCaptain Webb2Two 20-pounder Parrotts, Old Pocotaligo.

Guns in Position.

Old PocotaligoOne 24-pounder iron howitzer, two 3 1/2-inch Blakelys.
Honey HillTwo 12-pounder iron howitzers.
Movable guns34
Guns in position5
Total39


Troops in Fifth Subdistrict, South Carolina, December 12th, 1864. Brigadier-General

James Chestnut's Command, Grahamville.

Command.Commanding Officer.Effec've Total.Positions.
2d Regiment South Carolina MilitiaLieut.-Col. Duncan76Honey Hill.
3d Regiment South Carolina MilitiaLieut.-Col. Harrington412Honey Hill.
4th Regiment South Carolina MilitiaLieut.-Col. Spearman249Honey Hill.
1st, 2d, and 3d Battlns. S. C. ReservesBrig.-Genl. Blanchard583Bee's Creek and Dawson's Bluff.
Lafayette ArtilleryCaptain Kanapaux125Bee's Creek, Dawson's Bluff, and Honey Hill.
Beaufort Artillery, SectionLieutenant Baker43Bee's Creek & Bolan Road.
De Saussure ArtilleryLieutenant Gilbert42Honey Hill.
Earle's ArtilleryLieutenant Furman84Honey Hill.
Company C, 3d S. C. CavalryLieutenant Farr42Picket duty.
Company E, 3d S. C. CavalryCaptain Frayser72Picket duty.
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Total1728

Reserves.Militia.Confederate Artillery.Cavalry.
5837612542
4124372
24942114
73784
294

Reserves583
Militia737
Confederate Artillery294
Confederate Cavalry114
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Grand total1728
Effective total of Brigadier-General Chestnut's Command1728
Effective total of Brigadier-General W. B. Taliaferro's Command3838
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Grand total5566


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