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North Carolina 38th Infantry, Company K (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on April 17th, 1861.

Notable Battles:

  • Skirmish at Mechanicsville, Virginia fought on June 26th, 1862
  • Mechanicsville fought on June 26th, 1862 near Mechanicsville, Virginia (14 wounded, 2 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Chancellorsville fought on May 3rd, 1863 near Chancellorsville, Virginia (6 wounded, 3 died, 0 imprisoned)
  • Gettysburg fought on July 1st, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (6 wounded, 3 died, 4 imprisoned)
  • Williamsport fought on July 14th, 1863 near Falling Waters, Maryland (0 wounded, 0 died, 7 imprisoned)
  • Third Petersburg fought on April 2nd, 1865 near Petersburg;Near Petersburg, Virginia (0 wounded, 0 died, 5 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 162
  • First Enlistment Place: Cumberland County, North Carolina
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-04-17 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Cumberland County, North Carolina (68 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1861-11-09 (39 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1861: Cumberland County, North Carolina (38 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1862: Cumberland County, North Carolina (33 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 18 -- Priest, Hugh A
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 56 -- Ray, Allen
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 25.5 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 24.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 36 (21%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 39 (23%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 53 (32%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 54 (32%)

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

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