The American Revolution in South Carolina

SC Second Regiment of State Dragoons

Date Established:


Original Officers:

April 1781

Col. Charles S. Myddleton


Known Lt. Colonels:

Known Majors: 

John Russell

Francis Boykin

Francis Moore

Known Regimental Adjutants:

Joseph Lloyd


Robert Miscampbell 

Known Quarter Masters:

Andrew Hayes


James Sharp

Known Captains:

Godfrey Adams

Francis Boykin

John Gray

James Latham

John McCord

Francis Moore

William Reid 

Isaac Ross

William Twitty

Philip Waters


Known Lieutenants - Captain Unknown:

James Fitzpatrick

James Sims

John Wilson

Known Ensigns - Captain Unknown:


? Cole


Known Sergeants - Captain Unknown:

 George Gosling

John B. Murray

James Sharp

Known Corporals - Captain Unknown:


Known Privates / Fifers / Drummers / Etc. - Captain Unknown:

Thomas Boykin 

William Caldwell

Mayfield Crane

William Garrard

Daniel Gidssendanner

John W. Hunter

David Johnson

 George Roberson

Sampson Tramel

Joel Vaughn

Thomas Watts, Jr.

Stephen White

Brief History of Regiment:


Known Battles / Skirmishes:

May 1, 1781 

Friday's Ferry

May 11, 1781 


Jun. 18, 1781 

Myddleton's Ambuscade

Jul. 17, 1781

Quinby's Bridge

Jul. 17, 1781

Shubrick's Plantation

Sep. 8, 1781

Eutaw Springs

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