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From: "Mike Boyd" <>
Subject: [BOYD] Fw: Captain Robert Boyd of 6th South Carolina Reserves
Date: Thu, 14 Aug 2008 19:35:13 +1000

Perhaps some of the Chester County, SC Boyds, may be able to tell us who this Captain Robert Boyd belonged to?

Thank you Charlotte for passing it along

Mike Boyd
----- Original Message -----
From: charlotte shields
To: Mike Boyd
Sent: Friday, August 01, 2008 8:38 PM

I thought that this may be of interest. I typed in Captain Robert Boyd in the search box and found the information below and also the web address as follows, but you will have to cut and paste it into your search window

6th South Carolina Reserves
Jun 1862 - Jan 1863

Commanding Officers
Secrest, Andrew Jackson, Colonel

Staff Officers
Shedd, James Nelson, Lieutenant Colonel
Williams, Daniel, Major

Staff Officers
Banks, William, Chaplain
Elliott, Eli, Adj.
Gladdny, A. J., 2nd Lieutenant
Rabb, W. S., ACS
Walker, John A., Surgeon

Staff NonCommission Officers
Robertson, B. H., Comsy. Sergenant
Trevett, L. H., 1st Sergeant
West, R. C., Ordinance Sergeant
McCreary, A. J., Assistant Surgeon
Woods, J. M., Assistant QuarterMaster

Company A - Captain Robert Boyd - Chester District

Company B - Captain Thomas Wilkes - Chester District

Company C - Captain F. P. Ingram - Chester District

Company D - Captain J. T. Lowry - York District

Company E - Captain Harvey H. Drennan - York District

Company F - Captain John McLurkin - Fairfield District

Company G - Captain William J. Bowen - York District

Company H - Captain Robert R. Rosborough - Fairfield District

Company I - Captain O. R. Thompson - Fairfield District

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