North Carolina 67th Infantry (Confederate)

    14 Mar 1862

    Participated in the Battle of New Bern at Craven County, North Carolina.

    The Battle of New Bern
    The Battle of New Bern

    Hatteras Island, on the outer shore of North Carolina, fell to Union forces in August, 1861. Roanoke Island, just to the north, was captured on February 8, 1862. Elizabeth City on the mainland followed days later. With the freedom to navigate unmolested through Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds, Brig. Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside's command looked for other strategic targets of opportunity. The city of New Bern was a significant target, as the Atlantic and North Carolina Railroad that connected the coast with the in… Read More

    16 Apr 1863

    North Carolina 67th Infantry organized at North Carolina.

    26 Apr 1865

    North Carolina 67th Infantry mustered out at North Carolina.