First (1st) Regiment
South Carolina Militia - Artillery

Cammanding Officer
  Colonel E. H. Locke
  Colonel Johann Andreas Wagener

Field Staff
  Major A. M. Huger
  A. L. Tobias, Regimental QuarterMaster
   H. Wagener, Adjutant
   George. Caulier, Assistant Surgeon
   T. Caulier, Assistant Surgeon
   M. A. Simons, Sergeant Major

   A. L. Tobias, Regimental QM

Battle Assignments:
 Charleston Harbor (December 1860 - November 1861)
 Charleston Harbor (July - September 1863)

Battles:
 Fort Sumter, SC (12 - 14 April 1861)

Remarks:
This regiment entered state service on 27 December 1860, when four of its batteries were sent to occupy Fort Moultrie on Sullivan's Island. Most of its batteries were transferred to Confederate service as independent commands between August and November 1861. The remnant of the regiment was ordered to disband on 26 September 1863, so that its members between the ages 40 and 50 could be recruited for the 3rd SC Infantry, State Troops.

Company A - Captain Jacob Small - District
  This battery was called up for Confederate service at Charleston from 15 July to 26 September 1863

Company B - Captain - District
  This battery was called up for Confederate service at Charleston from 15 July to 26 September 1863

Company C - Captain William S. Henerey - District
  This battery was called up for Confederate service at Charleston from 15 July to 26 September 1863

Company D - Captain - District

Company E - Captain - District

Company F - Captain - District

Company G - Captain - District

Company H - Captain - District

Company I/J - Captain - District

Company N - Captain - District

Company P, aka Marion Artillery - Captain J. Gadsden King - District
  This battery was one of four sent to occupy Fort Moultrie on Sullivan's Island on 27 December 1860. It was transferred to Confederate service in August 1861.

Company R - Captain - District

Company S - Captain - District

Company T - Captain - District

Company W - Captain William S. Henerey - District

Company/Companies Unknown - Captain - District

German Artillery Company A - Captain Caston Norhden - District
  This battery was one of four sent to occupy Fort Moultrie on Sullivan's Island on 27 December 1860. It was transferred to Confederate service in November 1861.

German Artillery Company B - Captain Heinrich Harms - District
  This battery was called up for active service during the period 8 - 31 October 1861. It was transferred to Confederate service on 14 November 1861

Lafayette Artillery - Captain J. J. Pope, Jr - District

Vigilant Rifles - Captain Samual Yeadon Tupper- District
  This company was converted from infantry and attached to the regiment on 18 January 1861. On 23 February 1861, it was ordered to take charge of the Five Gun Battery on Sullivan's Island, and remained there until relieved on 22 April 1861. It was recalled to active duty on 17 September 1861, and stationed at Fort Pickens on Battery Island until 1 November 1861.

Washington Artillery - Captain George H. Walter - District
  This battery was one of four sent to occupy Fort Moultrie on Sullivan's Island on 27 December 1860. It was stationed on Bull's Island from 18 July to 6 August 1861, and was transferred to Confederate service in February 1862.

Company/Companies Unknown - Captain D. Werner - District

Company/Companies Unknown - Captain Edward L. Parker - District

Rutledge Mounted Riflemen and Horse Artillery Captain William L. Trenholm - District
  This company was attached to the regiment on 18 January 1861. During March and April 1861, detachments were stationed on James Island, Morris Island, and Battery Island. The company was mustered into Confederate service at Pocotaligo, on 22 February 1862.

Note:
Parts of this unit was listed in Brigadier General William B. Taliaferro's Division in Jan 1865.

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