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North Carolina 2nd Infantry Battalion, Company B (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on May 1st, 1861.

Notable Battles:

  • Roanoke Island fought on February 8th, 1862 near Roanoke Island, North Carolina (0 wounded, 1 died, 47 imprisoned)
  • Gettysburg fought on July 1st, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (10 wounded, 7 died, 11 imprisoned)
  • Spotsylvania Court House fought on May 10th, 1864 near Spotsylvania Court House, Virginia (3 wounded, 1 died, 2 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 149
  • First Enlistment Place: Surry County, North Carolina
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-05-04 (2 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Surry County, North Carolina (100 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1862-09-01 (36 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1861: Surry County, North Carolina (70 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1862: Surry County, North Carolina (39 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1864: Surry County, North Carolina (11 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 15 -- Martin, Spencer A.
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 60 -- Hedgecock, John L.
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 27.3 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 25.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 15 (9%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 72 (47%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 34 (22%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 34 (22%)

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

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