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The information in this list of North Carolina Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site (CWSS). This web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.

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Regiments 20th through 26th

  • 20th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry [formerly the 10th Volunteers]
    Assembled at Smithfield and Fort Caswell, North Carolina, in July, 1861.
        Surrendered with 4 officers and 71 men of which only 9 were armed.
  • 21st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry [formerly the 11th Volunteers]
    Organized at Danville, Virginia, in June, 1861.
    Surrendered In April, 1865, with 6 officers and 117 men of which 40 were armed.
  • 22nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
    Organized with 12 companies as the 12th Infantry Regiment Volunteers at Raleigh, Wake County, on July 11 1861. Companies C and D became Companies A, 28th, and A, 26th Infantry Regiments before the regiment was mustered in. Mustered into Confederate service for 12 months at Raleigh, Wake County, during the summer of 1861. Reorganized on June 13, 1862.
    Surrendered at Appomattox Court House, Virginia,on April 9, 1865.
  • 24th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry [formerly the 14th Volunteers]
    Organized at Weldon, North Carolina, in July, 1861.
    Many were disabled at Sayler's Creek.
    Surrendered 1 Assistant-Surgeon and 54 men.
  • 25th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry [formerly the 15th Volunteers]
    Assembled at Camp Patton, Asheville, North Carolina, in August, 1861.
    Many were disabled at Sayler's Creek, and on April 9, 1865, only 8 officers and 69 were present.

Regiments 27th through 32nd

  • 27th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
    Formed at New Bern, North Carolina, in June, 1861, as the 9th Regiment.
    Reorganized in September as the 17th, its designation was later changed to the 27th.
    Surrendered, 9 officers and 103 men.
  • 32nd Regiment, North Carolina Militia
    Organized at Drewry's Bluff, Virginia, in April, 1862, using the 1st North Carolina Infantry Battalion as its nucleus.
    Surrendered with 4 officers and 110 men on April 9, 1865.

Regiments 33rd through 39th

  • 33rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
    The 33rd Regiment, North Carolina Troops completed its organization at the old fair grounds at Raleigh, North Carolina in September of 1861. The soldiers were recruited in the counties of Iredell, Edgecombe, Cabarrus, Wilkes, Gates, Hyde, Cumberland, Forsyth, and Greene.
    On April 9, 1865, the regiment Surrendered 11 officers and 108 men at Appomattox.
  • 34th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
    Assembled at High Point, North Carolina, in October, 1861.
    Of the 310 engaged at Gettysburg, twenty-one percent were disabled.
    Surrendered 21 officers and 145 men.
  • 37th Regiment, North Carolina Militia
    Assembled at High Point, North Carolina, in November,1861.
    Of the 379 engaged at Gettysburg, more than thirty percent were disabled.
    Surrendered 10 officers and 98 men.
  • 38th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
    Organized in January, 1862, at Camp Mangum, near Raleigh, North Carolina.
    Surrendered April 9, 1865, at Appomattox Court House with 21 officers and 110 men.
  • 39th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
    Organized at Camp Patton, Asheville, North Carolina, in July, 1861, as a five company battalion.
    In November the unit moved to "Camp Hill" near Gooch Mountain where it was increased to eight companies.
    Surrendered May 4, 1865.

Regiments 40th through 49th

  • 47th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
    Organized March, 1862. On April 9, 1865, the 45th arrived at appomattox, the last ditch, and surrendered with the Army of Northern Virginia 9 April, 1865.

Regiments 50th through 59th

  • 50th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
    Organizized April, 1862, at Camp Mangum, near Raleigh, North Carolina.
    Mustered less than half the totalled number, about 900 effectives in November, 1864.
    Surrendered a force of nearly 250 on April 26.
  • 53rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
    Organization in April, 1862, at Camp Mangum, near Raleigh, North Carolina.
    Totalled about 900 effectives in November, 1864.
    Mustered less than half that number in March, 1865.
    Surrendered a force of nearly 250 on April 26.

 

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