New Bern

    Battle Facts

    14 Mar 1862

    Outcome: Union victory: Union troops disembark from ships and capture the town.

    15,000 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)Ambrose Burnside Stephen C Rowan
    • 471 Casualties
    • 90 Killed
    • 380 Wounded
    • 1 Missing & Captured

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Lawrence O'B Branch
    • 578 Casualties
    • 64 Killed
    • 101 Wounded
    • 413 Missing & Captured

    1,049 Casualties