Battle Unit Details

UNION NORTH CAROLINA VOLUNTEERS

1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Overview:
Authorized by Gen. Burnside May, 1862. Organized June 7, 1862. Attached to Dept. of North Carolina, Unassigned, to December, 1862. Unattached, 18th Army Corps, Dept. of North Carolina, to January, 1863. Unattached, 5th Division, 18th Army Corps, to July 1863. District of Pamlico, Dept. Virginia and North Carolina, to April, 1864. Sub-District Beaufort, N.C., Dept. Virginia and North Carolina, to January, 1865. Sub-District, Beaufort, N.C., Dept. North Carolina, to June, 1865.

Service:
Attack on Washington, N.C., September 6, 1862. Operations at and about Shiloh September 17-20. Attack on Plymouth, N.C., December 10 (Co. "C"). Expedition from New Berne to Swan Quarters March 1, 1863 (Co. "G"). Fairfield March 3. Swan Quarter March 4. Winfield March 23. Siege of Washington March 30-April 20 (Co. "B"). Rodman Point March 30. Nixonton April 6 (Co. "D"). Raid from New Berne on Wilmington & Weldon Railroad July 3-7. Expedition from New Berne to Tarboro and Rocky Mount July 18-24. Tarboro and Sparta July 20. Street's Ferry July 21. Scupperton July 22. Reconnoissance on Greenville Road November 10. Near Greenville November 25 and December 30. Evacuation of Washington, N.C., April 26, 1864. At New Berne, Beaufort and Morehead City till July, 1865. Advance on Kinston and Goldsboro March 1-21 (Co. "L"). Battle of Wise's Fork March 8-10. Kinston March 14. Occupation of Goldsboro March 21. Mustered out June 27, 1865.
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