Military Units Formed in North Carolina



Confederate Units

1st Battalion, North Carolina Heavy Artillery - 2613 men
1st Battalion, North Carolina Home Guards - 60 men
1st Brigade, North Carolina Reserves - 2 men
1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery - 3274 men
1st Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry - 3 men
1st Regiment, North Carolina Detailed Men - 72 men
1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2884 men
1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (6 months, 1861)
1st Regiment, North Carolina Junior Reserves - 1792 men
1st Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 41 men
1st Regiment, North Carolina Volunteers - 6 men
2nd Battalion, North Carolina Home Guards - 60 men
2nd Battalion, North Carolina Infantry - 1732 men
2nd Battalion, North Carolina Local Defense Troops - 678 men
2nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery - 3788 men
2nd Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry - 2103 men
2nd Regiment, North Carolina Conscripts - 61 men
2nd Regiment, North Carolina Detailed Men - 2332 men
2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2712 men
2nd Regiment, North Carolina Invalid Corps - 1 man
2nd Regiment, North Carolina Junior Reserves
2nd Regiment, North Carolina Militia
2nd Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves - 2 men
3rd Battalion, North Carolina Junior Reserves - 1412 men
3rd Battalion, North Carolina Light Artillery - 646 men
3rd Battalion, North Carolina Senior Reserves - 362 men
3rd Battalion, North Carolina State Troops - 1 man
3rd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery - 2008 men
3rd Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry - 2008 men
3rd Regiment, North Carolina Home Guards - 11 men
3rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2884 men
3rd Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 3 men
3rd Regiment, North Carolina State Troops - 3 men
4th Battalion, North Carolina Junior Reserves - 577 men
4th Battery, North Carolina Artillery - 1 man
4th Regiment, North Carolina Artillery - 2 men
4th Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry - 1807 men
4th Regiment, North Carolina Home Guards - 12 men
4th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2307 men
4th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 7 men
4th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves - 984 men
5th Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry - 593 men
5th Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry - 1879 men
5th Regiment, North Carolina Home Guards - 3 men
5th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 3225 men
5th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves - 1100 men
6th Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry - 1595 men
6th Regiment, North Carolina Home Guards - 4 men
6th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry State Troops - 3146 men
6th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves - 955 men
7th Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry - 655 men
7th Battalion, North Carolina Junior Reserves - 351 men
7th Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry - 9 men
7th Regiment, North Carolina Home Guards - 3 men
7th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 3663 men
7th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 7 men
7th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves - 938 men
8th Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry Partisan Rangers - 714 men
8th Battalion, North Carolina Junior Reserves - 373 men
8th Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry - 3 men
8th Regiment, North Carolina Home Guards - 5 men
8th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2079 men
8th Regiment, North Carolina Senior Reserves - 874 men
9th Battalion, North Carolina Sharpshooters - 368 men
9th Regiment, North Carolina Home Guards - 4 men
9th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 1 men
10th Regiment, North Carolina Cavalry - 3 men
North Carolina 10th Heavy Artillery Battalion - 988 men
North Carolina 10th Infantry Battalion
10th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 34 men
11th Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry
11th Battalion, North Carolina Home Guards - 72 men
11th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (Bethel Regiment) - 2629 men
12th Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry - 397 men
12th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 3110 men
13th Battalion, North Carolina Infantry - 630 men
13th Battalion, North Carolina Light Artillery - 1329 men
13th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2475 men
14th Battalion, North Carolina Artillery - 3 men
14th Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry - 90 men
14th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2208 men
15th Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry - 77 men
15th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 3010 men
15th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 2 men
16th Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry - 419 men
16th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2690 men
16th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 13 men
16th Regiment, North Carolina Reserves - 3 men
17th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (1st organization) - 1420 men
17th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (2nd organization) 2331 men
18th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2962 men
19th Regiment, North Carolina State Troops - 10 men
20th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
20th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 2 men
21st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2890 men
22nd Regiment, North Carolina Artillery - 1 man
22nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 3291 men
23rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2607 men
24th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2368 men
25th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2281 men
25th Regiment, North Carolina State Militia - 3 men
26th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 3247 men
27th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2113 men
28th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 3167 men
29th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1646 men
30th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2255 men
30th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 1 man
31st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1886 men
31st regiment, North Carolina Militia - 1 man
32nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (Lenoir Braves) 2685 men
32nd Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 1 man
33rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2926 men
33rd Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 60 men
34th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 4714 men
35th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 4674 men
36th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry and State Troops (see 2nd Arty) - 7 men
37th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 3114 men
37th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 1 man
38th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2146 men
39th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1586 men
40th Regiment, North Carolina State Troops (see 3rd Arty) - 4 men
42nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2728 men
43rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2284 men
44th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2090 men
45th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2588 men
46th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2006 men
47th Battalion, North Carolina Home Guards - 46 men
47th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2343 men
48th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2464 men
48th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 1 man
49th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2231 men
50th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1766 men
51st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1960 men
51st Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 21 men
52nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2240 men
53rd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2212 men
54th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1919 men
55th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2047 men
56th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2112 men
57th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2685 men
58th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2782 men
59th Regiment, North Carolina Volunteers (see 4th Cavalry)
60th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1625 men
61st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1790 men
62nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 2097 men
63rd Regiment, North Carolina Home Guards - 4 men
64th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry (Allen's) - 1994 men
66th Battalion, North Carolina Militia - 90 men
66th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1745 men
67th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 711 men
68th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 246 men
68th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 1 men
69th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 22 men
76th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 7 men
76th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 5 men
95th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 1 men
96th Regiment, North Carolina Militia
97th Regiment, North Carolina Militia
109th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 12 men
111th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry - 3 men
111th Regiment, North Carolina State Troops - 4 men
120th Regiment, North Carolina Militia - 10 men
Allen's Company, North Carolina Local Defense - 254 men
Avery's Battalion North Carolina Troops
Bank's Company, North Carolina (John W.F.) - 47 men
Bass' Unaftached Company, North Carolina State Troops - 99 men
Brown's North Carolina Company - 52 men
Clark's Special Battalion, North Carolina Militia - 741 men
Cox's, North Carolina Company L.D.F. - 23 men
Croom's North Carolina Company L.D.F. - 168 men
Cumberland County Battalion, North Carolina - 132 men
Doughton's Company, North Carolina (Alleghany Greys) - 23 men
Galloway's Company, North Carolina Coast Guards - 157 men
General and Staff Officers, North Carolina Infantry - 3 men
Gibb's Company, North Carolina Local Defense - 79 men
Giddin's Company, North Carolina Detailed and Petitioned Men - 78 men
Griswaid's, North Carolina Company L.D.T. - 208 men
Hart's Company, North Carolina Senior Reserves - 7 men
Hill's Battalion, North Carolina Reserves - 15 men
Hook's Battalion, North Carolina - 5 men
Hoskin's Company, North Carolina Local Defense - 48 men
Howard's Cavalry Company, North Carolina Local Defense - 111 men
Howard's Company, North Carolina Prison Guards - 93 men
Jones Company, North Carolina Supporting Force - 97 men
Lawrence's, North Carolina Company - 112 men
Lee's Company, North Carolina Local Defense - 48 men
Levi's Battery, Light Artillery, Thomas' North Carolina Legion - 135 men
Littlejohn's Battalion, North Carolina Reserves - 5 men
Malleft's, North Carolina Company - 115 men
Mallefto Battalion, North Carolina (Camp Guards) - 913 men
McCorkle's Battalion, North Carolina Senior Reserves - 17 men
McDonough's Company, North Carolina Provost Guard - 5 men
McDugaid's, North Carolina Company - 263 men
McIlhenny's Company, North Carolina - 20 men
McLean's Battalion, North Carolina Light Duty Men - 183 men
McMillan's, North Carolina Company - 56 men
McRae's Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry - 150 men
Moseby's Company, North Carolina Sampson Artillery - 169 men
Naval Battalion, North Carolina Infantry (Miscellaneous) - 3 men
Nelson's Company, North Carolina Local Defense - 57
North Carolina (Miscellaneous) - 14 men
North Carolina Artillery - 18 men
North Carolina Conscripts - 3 men
North Carolina Corps of Cadets - 3 men
North Carolina Junior Reserves - 1 man
North Carolina Local Defense (Provost Guard, Goldsboro, N.C.) - 3 men
North Carolina Militia - 9 men
North Carolina Ordinance Department - 2 men
North Carolina Reserve Light Artillery - 3 men
North Carolina Reserves - 18 men
North Carolina State Militia - 2 men
North Carolina State Troops - 1 man
North Carolina Wagon Shop - 1 man
Provost Guard, North Carolina Invalid Corps - 7 men
Raleigh North Carolina City Guards - 3 men
Snead's Company, North Carolina Local Defense - 245 men
Spencer's Company of Independent Cavalry
Swindell's Company, North Carolina Partisan Rangers - 85 men
Thomas' North Carolina Legion - 4279 men
Townsend's Company, North Carolina State Troops - 89 men
Unassigned Conscripts, North Carolina 246 men
Unattached North Carolina Infantry - 6 men
Wallace's Company, North Carolina Wilmington R.R. Guards
Worth's Battalion, North Carolina - 3 men

FEDERAL UNITS:

Union 1st Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
Union 2nd Regiment, North Carolina Colored Cavalry
Union 2nd Regiment, North Carolina Infantry
Union 2nd Regiment, North Carolina Mounted Infantry
Union 3rd Regiment, North Carolina Mounted Infantry
Union 5th Regiment, U.S. Colored Cavalry
Union 14th Regiment, U.S. Colored Heavy Artillery
Union 35th Regiment, U.S. Colored Infantry
Union 36th Regiment, U.S. Colored Infantry
Union 37th Regiment, U.S. Colored Infantry
Union Hyde County Sailors in the United States Navy


This list shows 235 units which were formed in North Carolina. Some of the records are unclear, so the actual number formed including the 11 Union regiments was probably more like 200 units.




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