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North Carolina 8th Infantry, Company F (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on May 16th, 1861.

Notable Battles:

  • Roanoke Island fought on February 8th, 1862 near Roanoke Island, North Carolina (2 wounded, 0 died, 61 imprisoned)
  • Jerusalem Plank Road fought on June 21st, 1864 near Petersburg, Virginia (1 wounded, 3 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Skirmish at Fort Harrison, Virginia fought on September 30th, 1864 near Fort Haruson;Fort Harrison;Ford Harrison;Fort Harrison, Virginia (5 wounded, 0 died, 7 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 135
  • First Enlistment Place: Pasquotank County, North Carolina
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-04-23 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Warren County, North Carolina (34 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1861: New Hanover County, North Carolina (26 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 16 -- Barber, C R (Drum Major)
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 52 -- Macon, John C.
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 28.1 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 27.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 29 (20%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 78 (56%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 41 (29%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 42 (30%)

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

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