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North Carolina 5th Cavalry, Company H (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on November 29th, 1861.

Company was also known as:

  • Company H, 63rd Infantry Volunteers

Notable Battles:

  • Middleburg fought on June 19th, 1863 near Middleburg, Virginia (2 wounded, 0 died, 2 imprisoned)
  • Upperville fought on June 21st, 1863 near Upperville, Virginia (10 wounded, 3 died, 9 imprisoned)
  • Williamsport fought on July 10th, 1863 near Hagerstown, Maryland (3 wounded, 0 died, 15 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 159
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-11-29 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Davie County, North Carolina (94 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1862-07-15 (33 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1862: Davie County, North Carolina (124 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1863: Davie County, North Carolina (15 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 16 -- Shores, Enoch
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 40 -- Lewis, William M
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 24.7 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 24.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 23 (14%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 48 (30%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 22 (13%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 25 (15%)

Commander List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)

Soldier List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)