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=== Service Records  ===
 
=== Service Records  ===
*Rootsweb, Free searchable database&nbsp; [http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~york/1812SC.html Index to Compiled Service Records of War of 1812 Volunteer Soldiers from South Carolina] NARA Microfilm ID&nbsp;M652, Record Group 94. Alphabetical lists of soldier's name and rank by unit in which they served.<br>  
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*Ancestry, [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4281 ''War of 1812 Service Records''] ($), (accessed 11 May 2012). This database gives name, company, rank at time of induction and at time of discharge of men mustered into the armed forces between 1812 and 1825.
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*Rootsweb. [http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~york/1812SC.html Index to Compiled Service Records of War of 1812 Volunteer Soldiers from South Carolina] NARA Microfilm ID&nbsp;M652, Record Group 94. (Free).  Alphabetical lists of soldier's name and rank by unit in which they served. <br>  
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*Ancestry. [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4281 ''War of 1812 Service Records''] ($). Database gives name, company, rank at time of induction and at time of discharge of men mustered into the armed forces between 1812 and 1825. (Accessed 11 May 2012).
  
 
=== Pension Records  ===
 
=== Pension Records  ===
*Fold3, Digital images of [http://www.fold3.com/browse.php#247%7Ch5iT6dgqRHGQUFOfo South Carolina War of 1812 Pension Files ].&nbsp; Alphabetical by surname.&nbsp; Incomplete as of 5/2012 ($)<br>
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*Fold3. [http://www.fold3.com/browse.php#247%7Ch5iT6dgqRHGQUFOfo South Carolina War of 1812 Pension Files ]. (Free). Alphabetical by surname. Shows entire pension file for those digitized. Incomplete as of 1 June 2012.<br>  
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*Bell, Annie Walker Burns, [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F197680 South Carolina pension abstracts of the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, and Indian Wars, volume 12]&nbsp; (190?)&nbsp; 140 leaves.<br>
 
*Bell, Annie Walker Burns, [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F197680 South Carolina pension abstracts of the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, and Indian Wars, volume 12]&nbsp; (190?)&nbsp; 140 leaves.<br>
  

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Introduction

During the War of 1812, South Carolina furnished 10,172 infantry men, 337 cavalry men, 614 artillery men, and 100 men in miscellaneous troops for a total of 11,223 men.[1]

Service Records

  • Ancestry. War of 1812 Service Records ($). Database gives name, company, rank at time of induction and at time of discharge of men mustered into the armed forces between 1812 and 1825. (Accessed 11 May 2012).

Pension Records

  • Index to compiled service records of volunteer soldiers who served during the War of 1812 in organizations from the state of South Carolina (The National Archives, Washington, D.C., 1966) 7 microfilms

Other Sources

References

  1. Wesley Potter Kremer. 100 Great Battles of the Rebellion;...Also, All the Battles of the Revolution, War of 1812-5, Mexican War, Indian Battles, American-Spanish War, and Naval Battles. (Hoboken, N.J.: s.n., 1906), p. 326. Internet Archive.