The South Carolina National Guard Celebrates the 375th National Guard Birthday, December 13, 2011, Columbia S.C. Governor Nikki Haley and Maj. Gen. Robert Livingston Jr. the Adjutant General of South Carolina cut the birthday cake with a 1670-era sword that was used by S.C. in the defense of Charles Towne. (South Carolina National Guard Photo by SSgt Jorge Intriago)