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1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery 10th Regiment Volunteers-1st Artillery was organized at Raleigh, North Carolina, in June, 1861. It disbanded during the winter of 1864-1865.<ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
 
1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery 10th Regiment Volunteers-1st Artillery was organized at Raleigh, North Carolina, in June, 1861. It disbanded during the winter of 1864-1865.<ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
  
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<ref name="nctroops">[Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth T. Jordan. North Carolina Troops 1861-1865 A Roster. Vol.1 Raleigh, N.C.: State Dept. of Archives and History, 1966.</ref><ref name="nctroops">Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth T. Jordan. North Carolina Troops 1861-1865 A Roster.Volum 1 Raleigh, N.C.: State Dept. of Archives and History, 1966.</ref>
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
  
 
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
 
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
  
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Company A - "Ellis Light Artillery"&nbsp;- mostly enlisted in Wake County - See the roster, in the reference below.
  
Company A - "Ellis Light Artillery"&nbsp;- mostly enlisted in Wake County - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company
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Company B - "Guion's Battery" -&nbsp;organized in Craven county - See the roster, in the reference below.<br>Company C - "Charlotte Artillery" - organized at Charlotte, Mecklenburg County - See the roster, in the reference below.
  
Company B - "Guion's Battery" -&nbsp;organized in Craven county - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>Company C - "Charlotte Artillery" - organized at Charlotte, Mecklenburg County - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>Company D - "Rowan Artillery" - organized at Salisbury, Rowan county, see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>Company E - "Wilmington Light Artillery" - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>Company F - "Andrew's Battery" - Organized in Wayne County - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>Company G - "Beaufort Harbor Guards" - organized in Carteret County - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>Company H - "Topsail rifles" - organized in Carteret County - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>1st Company I - organized in Craven County - mostly from Craven County - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>2nd Company I - "Wilmington&nbsp; Horse Artillery" - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>Company K - "Washington Grays" - see roster, as there were many different counties in this company<br>
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Company D - "Rowan Artillery" - organized at Salisbury, Rowan county, See the roster, in the reference below.
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Company E - "Wilmington Light Artillery" - See the roster, in the reference below.
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Company F - "Andrew's Battery" - Organized in Wayne County - See the roster, in the reference below.
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Company G - "Beaufort Harbor Guards" - organized in Carteret County - See the roster, in the reference below.
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Company H - "Topsail rifles" - organized in Carteret County - See the roster, in the reference below.<br>1st Company I - organized in Craven County - mostly from Craven County - See the roster, in the reference below.<br>2nd Company I - "Wilmington&nbsp; Horse Artillery" - See the roster, in the reference below.
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Company K - "Washington Grays" - See the roster, in the reference below.<br>
  
 
=== Other Sources  ===
 
=== Other Sources  ===

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Brief History[edit | edit source]

1st Regiment, North Carolina Artillery 10th Regiment Volunteers-1st Artillery was organized at Raleigh, North Carolina, in June, 1861. It disbanded during the winter of 1864-1865.[1]

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Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin[edit | edit source]

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.


Company A - "Ellis Light Artillery" - mostly enlisted in Wake County - See the roster, in the reference below.

Company B - "Guion's Battery" - organized in Craven county - See the roster, in the reference below.
Company C - "Charlotte Artillery" - organized at Charlotte, Mecklenburg County - See the roster, in the reference below.

Company D - "Rowan Artillery" - organized at Salisbury, Rowan county, See the roster, in the reference below.

Company E - "Wilmington Light Artillery" - See the roster, in the reference below.

Company F - "Andrew's Battery" - Organized in Wayne County - See the roster, in the reference below.

Company G - "Beaufort Harbor Guards" - organized in Carteret County - See the roster, in the reference below.

Company H - "Topsail rifles" - organized in Carteret County - See the roster, in the reference below.
1st Company I - organized in Craven County - mostly from Craven County - See the roster, in the reference below.
2nd Company I - "Wilmington  Horse Artillery" - See the roster, in the reference below.

Company K - "Washington Grays" - See the roster, in the reference below.

Other Sources[edit | edit source]

National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).
  2. 2.0 2.1 [Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth T. Jordan. North Carolina Troops 1861-1865 A Roster. Vol.1 Raleigh, N.C.: State Dept. of Archives and History, 1966. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "nctroops" defined multiple times with different content