Civil War moments in S.C. -- March 1865

July 29, 2011 

Cheraw falls to Union Gen. William Sherman. Darlington’s train depot and trestles are burned.

Bennettsville is captured and partially burned. Much of the town of Chesterfield also is burned.

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