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55th North Carolina in the Civil War

A History And Roster

by Jeffrey M. Girvan

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Civil war,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Regiments,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History: American,
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • Infantry,
  • U.S. History - Civil War And Reconstruction (1860-1877),
  • Registers,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • North Carolina,
  • Military - General,
  • Confederate States of America.,
  • Regimental histories,
  • Soldiers,
  • Military - United States,
  • Army.,
  • Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 55th

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8139433M
    ISBN 100786425202
    ISBN 109780786425204
    OCLC/WorldCa63125867

    clothing, and descriptive book of Co. F, 55th Regiment, N.C.T., and a "large miscellany" of Civil War papers; and (p. 11) special requisitions of Quartermaster Department. After , more complete accessions records are available in the Search Room and are not included here. Schedule reference: Size: KB. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Published by H. E. Howard Inc. In Harold Howard determined to publish a history of every Virginia regiment that served in the Civil War. The first book was published in , the last in

    The 55th Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment was the sister regiment of the renowned Massachusetts 54th Volunteers during the latter half of the American Civil enactment of the Emancipation Proclamation by United States President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, had opened the way for the enlistment of free men of color and newly liberated slaves to fight Ceremonial chief: Alfred Stedman Hartwell.   North Carolinians traveled to Gettysburg and worked with John Bachelder, showing him where men from the 55th North Carolina had been killed near the Bryan barn, 73 yards beyond where the Virginians had broken the US line, and had advanced 31 yards further than any of Pickett's men.

    David Logan was a farmer from Cleveland County, North Carolina who was killed during the Civil War in the Battle of the Wilderness on May 5, He served as a private in Company F of the 55th Regiment of North Carolina troops in the Confederate Army. The 55th North Carolina in the Civil War: a history and roster. Creator: Girvan, Jeffrey M. This history tells the story of the men who served in the 55th North Carolina.


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55th North Carolina in the Civil War by Jeffrey M. Girvan Download PDF EPUB FB2

This comprehensive history tells the story of the men who served in the 55th North Carolina from its formation in through its dissolution in Drawing on letters, memoirs, diaries and recollections, it depicts the Civil War through the eyes of the soldiers, showing what it was like to fight for the Confederacy.

I have read many Civil War books, including regimental histories like Pullen's 20th Maine and J Girvan's book about the 55th North Carolina ranks as one of the best. The 55th did not join Lee's army until after the great string of victories, but was there for Gettysburg and, although green, was able to prove its worth/5(6).

North Carolina in the Civil War is a welcome addition if for no other reason than the state's role in the great conflict has generally been underplayed by historians.

It has been overlooked despite the fact that the Tar Heel State contributed more soldiers per capita than any other Southern state, Wilmington was the Confederacy's most important /5(15). Get this from a library. The 55th North Carolina in the Civil War: a history and roster.

[Jeffrey M Girvan] -- "This history tells the story of the men who served in the 55th North Carolina. Appendices provide a breakdown of the companies in the regiment; the regimental roster; a list of men who died of. John T. Stovall was born in Granville County, North Carolina on Decem He is my 3rd cousin 5x removed.

John was the younger brother of Wilkins. He enlisted as a Private in Company K, North Carolina 55th Infantry Regiment on July 1,just two days before the infamous Pickett's/Pettigrew's : Chip Stokes. Online Books 55th North Carolina Infantry Soldier Roster - Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, Volume 3, Prepared by Order of Legislature of by John W.

Moore, Late Major 3rd Battalion Light Artillery, View Entire Book 55th North Carolina Infantry Regimental History - Histories of the Several Regiments from North Carolina in the Great War. This comprehensive history tells the story of the men who served in the 55th North Carolina from its formation in through its dissolution in Drawing on letters, memoirs, diaries and recollections, it depicts the Civil War through the eyes of the soldiers, showing what it was like to fight for the : $ With the advent of the Civil War inyoung men from both Confederate and Union states rushed to volunteer for military duty in a war that many believed would be quickly resolved.

The spring ofhowever, brought the realization that not only was the conflict going to last longer than expected, but additional troops would be needed on both sides.

Table of Contents for The 55th North Carolina in the Civil War: a history and roster / Jeffrey M. Girvan, available from the Library of Congress. 49th NC Infantry. 50th NC Infantry. 51st NC Infantr y. 52nd NC Infantry. 53rd NC Infantry. 54th NC Infantry. 55th NC Infantry. 56th NC Infantry.

57th NC Infantry. 58th NC Infantry. 59th NC Regiment / 4th NC Cavalry. 60th NC Infantry. 61st NC Infantry. 62nd NC Infantry. 63rd NC Regiment / 5th NC Cavalry. 64th NC Infantry. Recommended Reading: 55th North Carolina in the Civil War: A History And Roster. Description: Drawing on letters, memoirs, diaries and recollections, it depicts the Civil War through the eyes of the soldiers, enhancing modern-day understanding of what it was like to fight for the Confederate States of America.

North Carolina. North Carolina Confederate Civil War Service Records (at Fold3) contains scanned documents of the service records from National Archives microfilm publication M (you can obtain copies of the records online for a fee) note: some service records can be pages long.

North Carolina Confederate Pension Applications, and 55th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry was organized at Camp Mangum, near Raleigh, North Carolina, in May, It surrendered at Appomattox Court House, Virginia on April 9, Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin [edit | edit source] The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists men on its roster for this unit.

Item description: Letter, 15 Augustfrom Edward White, Assistant Adjutant General of Clingman’s Brigade, to Col. John Kerr Connally, 55th Regiment North Carolina Troops, giving the authority to arrest deserters.

Fifty-fifth North Carolina in the Civil War: Abstract "This history tells the story of the men who served in the 55th North Carolina. Appendices provide a breakdown of the companies in the regiment; the regimental roster; a list of men who died of disease; and a record of the men from the 55th who were killed in battle.

The 55th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry was the sister regiment of the renowned Massachusetts 54th Volunteers during the latter half of the American Civil enactment of the Emancipation Proclamation by United States President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, had opened the way for the enlistment of free men of color and newly liberated slaves to fight.

- Explore keech's board "55th North Carolina Infantry Regiment", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about American civil war, Civil war photos and Confederate states of america pins. Roster of North Carolina troops in the war between the states Item PreviewPages: Civil War America.

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Hill, Abner Doubleday, Alfred Belo, Battle of Gettysburg, Fight Like the Devil, Francis Waller, Hall's Battery, Henry Heth, Iron Brigade, John Blair, Joseph Davis, Lysander Cutler, McPherson Ridge, Medal. North Carolina’s 20, combat deaths were more than the states of Virginia and South Carolina combined.

Men from Cleveland County also shouldered their share of muskets during the Civil War. Of the companies raised in Cleveland County during the war, Companies “C” and “D” of the 55th North Carolina would go on to make history in a.The 55th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry was the sister regiment of the renowned Massachusetts 54th Volunteers during the latter half of the American Civil enactment of the Emancipation Proclamation by United States President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, had opened the way for the enlistment of free men of color and newly liberated slaves to fight Branch: Union Army.the 4th north carolina cavalry in the civil war Download the 4th north carolina cavalry in the civil war or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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