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Roanoke Island

Battle Facts

07 Feb 1862 - 08 Feb 1862

Outcome: Union victory: Union forces under Ambrose E. Burnside capture island from Henry A. Wise

13,000 Troops

Union

Commander(s)Ambrose Burnside; Louis M Goldsborough
  • 37 Killed
  • 214 Wounded
  • 13 Missing & Captured

Confederacy

Commander(s)Henry A Wise; Henry M Shaw
  • 23 Killed
  • 58 Wounded
  • 2,562 Missing & Captured