Surnames/tags: US_Civil_War North_Carolina
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
For a decription of Lee;s surrender at Appomatic Court House see "The Last Salute of the Army of Northern Virginia" from the "Boston Journal" May 19o1 by by General J. L. Chamberlain at :---- https://www.battlefields.org/learn/primary-sources/last-salute-army-northern-virginia
Who was The Typical Confederate Soldier and What Did He Carry? See this article "The Typical Condereate Soldier" as seen through the eyes of G. H. Baskett of Nashville, Tennesse. December 1893 at Duplin County, North Carolina's "Lost Souls" Genealogy Page.---- http://nccivilwar.lostsoulsgenealogy.com/confederatesoldier.htm
- ↑ 38th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry, National Park Service Soldiers and Sailors Database
- ↑ North Carolina Troops 1861-1865 A Roster. Vol. 10.
- G.H. Baskett (Nashville, Tenneesee), "The Typical Conderate Soldier" in the Confererate Veteran, December 12, 1893, vol. 1, no. 12. Reprinted at Duplin County "Lost Souls Genealogy Site. http://nccivilwar.lostsoulsgenealogy.com/confederatesoldier.htm.
- The American Battle Field Tust. Home › Learn › Primary Sources › The Last Salute of the Army of Northern Virginia. From the Boston Journal, May, 1901 Details of the Surrender of General Lee at Appomattox Courthouse, April 9th, 1865. https://www.battlefields.org/learn/primary-sources/last-salute-army-northern-virginia.
- Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth T. Jordan. North Carolina Troops 1861-1865 A Roster. Vol. 10. Raleigh, N.C.: State Dept. of Archives and History, 1966. FHL book975.6 M2nc Vol.10
- 38th North Carolina Infantry Regimental History - Histories of the Several Regiments from North Carolina in the Great War 1861-65, Volume 2, Written by Members of the Respective Commands, Edited by Walter Clark, Lieutenant Colonel Seventeenth Regiment N.C.T, Published by the State, 1901, 676-697. Archive.org
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