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North Carolina 61st Infantry, Company F (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on March 1st, 1862.

Notable Battles:

  • Kinston fought on December 14th, 1862 near Kinston, North Carolina (4 wounded, 0 died, 1 imprisoned)
  • Second Petersburg fought on June 15th, 1864 near Petersburg, Virginia (2 wounded, 1 died, 6 imprisoned)
  • Skirmish at Fort Harrison, Virginia fought on September 30th, 1864 (9 wounded, 1 died, 5 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 129
  • First Enlistment Place: Snow Hill
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-08-12 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Wilson County, North Carolina (35 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1862-05-15 (20 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1862: Wilson County, North Carolina (30 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 16 -- Moore, Nathan G.
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 58 -- Caraway, Jonathan (Corporal;Sergeant)
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 25.8 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 25.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 36 (26%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 14 (10%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 25 (18%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 27 (19%)

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

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