Battles in
in North Carolina
1862



 


1862

Feb. 8 Battle, Roanoke Island CONNECTICUT--8th, 10th and 11th Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS---21st, 23d, 24th, 25th and 27th Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK--1st Marine Arty. (Detachment); 9th, 51st, 53d and 99th (Union Coast Guard, Co. "B") Infantry. PENNSYLVANIA-51st Infantry. RHODE ISLAND---4th and 5th (Battalion) Infantry. UNITED STATES NAVY--"Southfield," "Underwriter," "Hetzel," "Jenny Lind," "Young America," "Virginia," "Hunchback," "Morse," "Granite," "Hussar," "Whitehead," "Philadelphia," "Delaware," "Stars and Stripes," "Valley City," "Commodore Perry," "Ceres," "Lockwood," Brinker," "Shawsheen," "Vidette," "Louisiana," "Commodore Barney," "Putnam," "J. N. Seymour," "Picket." "Pioneer" and "Chasseur." Union loss, 37 killed, 214 wounded, 1 8 missing. Total. 264.

Feb. 10 Action, Elizabeth City UNITED STATES---Gunboats "Delaware," "Hetzel," "Putnam," "Ceres," "Brinker," "Underwriter," "Seymour," "Valley City," "Morse," "Louisiana," "Shawsheen," "Whitehead" and "Commodore Perry." Union loss, 3 wounded.

Feb. 18-21 Expedition to Winston NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry.

Feb. 19 Skirmish, Winston NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry.

Feb. 19-20 Expedition in Currituck Sound (No Reports.)

March 11-13 Movement to Newberne CONNECTICUT--8th, 10th and 11th Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS--21st, 23d, 24th, 25th and 27th Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK--Marine Arty. (Detachment); 51st and 99th (Union Coast Guard, Co. "B") Infantry. PENNSYLV ANIA--51st Infantry. RHODE ISLAND---4th and 5th (Battalion) Infantry.

March 14 Battle, Newberne CONNECTICUT--8th, 10th and 11th Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS---21st, 23d, 24th, 25th and 27th Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK--Marine Arty. (Detachment); 51st and 99th (Union Coast Guard, Co. "B") Infantry. PENNSYLVANIA-- 51st Infantry. RHODE ISLAND--4th and 5th (Battalion) Infantry. Union loss, 90 killed, 380 wounded, 1 missing. Total, 471.

March 20-21 Expedition to Washington MASSACHUSETTS---24th Infantry. UNITED STATES-Gunboats "Delaware," "Louisiana" and "Commodore Barney."

March 23-April 26. Siege of Fort Macon CONNECTICUT--8th Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK--Battery "I." 3d Light Arty. RHODE ISLAND--4th and 5th (Battalion) Infantry. UNITED STATES--Battery "C," 1st Arty.

March 31 Skirmish, Deep Gully RHODE ISLAND---Battery "F," 1st Light Arty.

April 7 Skirmish, Foy's Plantation (No Reports.)

April 6-11 Expedition into Laurel Valley Confederate Reports.

April 7 Skirmish near Newport NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. Union loss, 1 wounded, 9 missing. Total, 10.

April 7-8 Expedition to Elizabeth City NEW HAMPSHIRE--6th Infantry. NEW YORK--9th Infantry.

April 12 Skirmish, Fort Macon CONNECTICUT--8th Infantry.

April 13 Skirmish, Gillett's Farm, Pebbly Run NEW YORK--103d Infantry. Union loss, 2 killed, 3 wounded. Total, 5.

April 19 Engagement, South Mills, Camden County. MASSACHUSETTS--21st Infantry. NEW HAMPSHIRE-6th Infantry. NEW YORK--1st Marine Arty. (Detachment); 9th and 89th Infantry. PENNSYLVANIA--51st Infantry. RHODE ISLAND--5th Heavy Arty. Union loss, 13 killed, 10 1 wounded, 13 missing. Total, 127.

April 19 Skirmish, Trent Road RHODE ISLAND---Battery "F," 1st Light Arty.

April 25-26 Bombardment and Capture, Fort Macon... NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK--Battery "I," 3d Light Arty. RHODE ISLAND---4th Infantry. UNITED STATES-- Gunboats "Daylight," "State of Georgia" and "Chippewa" and Bark "Gembok." Union loss, 1 killed, 11 wounded. Total, 12.

April 27 Skirmish, Haughton's Mills, Pollocksville Road NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Detachment). Union loss, 1 killed, 6 wounded. Total, 7.

April 29 Skirmish, Batchelder's Creek MASSACHUSETTS---23d Infantry. Union loss, 1 killed, 3 missing. Total, 4.

May 2 Skirmish, Deep Gully RHODE ISLAND---Battery "F," 1st Light Arty. Union loss, 1 killed, 1 wounded. Total, 2.

May 7-8 Expedition from Roanoke Island toward Gatesville NEW YORK--9th Infantry (Co. "C").

May 15 Skirmish, Young's Cross Roads MARYLAND---2d Infantry.

May 15-16 Reconnoissance toward Trenton MARYLAND--2d Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS--17th and 25th Infantry. NEW YORK--3d Cavalry; Battery "B," 3d Light Arty.

May 15-16 Skirmishes, Trenton Bridge MARYLAND---2d Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS--- 17th and 25th Infantry. NEW YORK--3d Cavalry; Battery "B," 3d Light Arty. Union loss, 4 wounded, 5 missing. Total, 9.

May 15-16 Skirmish, Pollocksville MARYLAND--2d Infantry.

May 22 Skirmish, Trenton and Pollocksville Road. MASSACHUSETTS--17th Infantry (Co. "X").

May 20 Skirmish, Tranter's Creek NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Detachment Co. "I"). Union loss, 1 wounded.

June 2 Skirmish, Tranter's Creek NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Detachment); 1st Marine Arty. (Detachment).

June 5 Action, Tranter's Creek MASSACHUSETTS--24th Infantry. NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Co. "I"); 1st Marine Arty. Union loss, 7 killed, 11 wounded. Total, 18.

June 24 Reconnoissance from Washington to Tranter's Creek NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Co. "I").

June 27 Skirmish, Swift Creek Bridge NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Detachment); 1st Marine Arty. (Detachment).

July 9 Capture of Hamilton NEW YORK--9th Infantry (1 Co.). UNITED STATES-Gunboats "Commodore Perry." "Ceres" and "Shawsheen." Union loss. 1 killed, 21 wounded. Total, 22.

July 24-28 Expedition from Newberne to Trenton and Pollocksville MASSACHUSETTS--- 17th, 25th and 27th Infantry. NEW YORK--3d Cavalry. RHODE ISLAND--Battery "F," 1st Light Arty.

July 26 Skirmish, Mill Creek, near Pollocksville.. NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Detachment Co. "K").

July 26-29 Reconnoissance from Newberne to Young's Cross Roads NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry (6 Cos.). NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Detachment); Rocket Battalion (1 Section).

July 27 Skirmish, Young's Cross Roads NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry (6 Cos.). NEW YORK-- 3d Cavalry (Detachment); Rocket Battalion (1 Section). Union loss, 7 missing.

July 28 Expedition from Newberne on Neuse River and Road MASSACHUSETTS--27th Infantry (Cos. "D," "G" "H"). NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Co. "G"); Battery "C," 3d Light Arty.

Aug. 14-15 Reconnoissance from Newberne to Swansborough NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry (Detachment). NEW YORK --3d Cavalry (Squadron).

Aug. 30 Skirmish, Plymouth (No Reports.)

Sept. 2 Skirmish, Plymouth NEW YORK--9th Infantry (Co. "F"). NORTH CAROLINA--1st Infantry. Union loss, 3 killed.

Sept. 6 Action, Washington MASSACHUSETTS--24th Infantry. NEW YORK--3d Cavalry; Batteries "G" and "H," 3d Light Arty. NORTH CAROLINA--1st Infantry. Union loss, 9 killed, 42 wounded, 4 missing. Total, 55.

Sept. 17-20 Operations about Shiloh NORTH CAROLINA--1st Infantry (Detachment).

Oct. 11 Action, Cape Fear River UNITED STATES---Gunboat "Maratanza."

Nov. 1-12 Expedition from Newberne CONNECTICUT--10th Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS--3d, 5th, 7th, 23d, 24th, 27th, 43d, 44th, 45th, 46th and 51st Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK-3d Cavalry; Batteries "B" and "K," 3d Light Arty.; 23d and 24th Indpt. Batteries Light Arty. NORTH CAROLINA--1st Infantry. RHODE ISLAND---5th Heavy Arty.; Battery "F," 1st Light Arty.

Nov. 2 Action, Rawle's Mill, Little Creek MASSACHUSETTS--24th and 44th Infantry. CONNECTICUT--10th Infantry. NEW YORK--Batteries "B" and "K," 3d Light Arty.; 23d and 24th Indpt. Batteries Light Arty. NORTH CAROLINA--1st Infantry. RHODE ISLAND--5th Heavy A rty.; Battery "F," 1st Light Arty. Union loss, 6 killed, 8 wounded. Total, 14.

Nov. 11 Demonstration on Newberne MASSACHUSETTS--17th, 23d, 24th, 25th and 44th Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK-3d Cavalry; 23d and 24th Batteries Light Arty. RHODE ISLAND--5th Heavy Arty.; Battery "F," 1st Light Arty. Union loss, 1 killed, 4 wounded. Total, 5.

Nov. 18 Skirmish, Core Creek NEW YORK--3d Cavalry.

Dec. 10 Action, Plymouth MASSACHUSETTS--3d Infantry. NORTH CAROLINA-1st Infantry.

Dec. 11-20 Expedition from Newberne to Goldsborough CONNECTICUT--10th Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS---3d, 5th, 17th, 23d, 24th, 25th, 27th, 43d, 44th, 45th, 46th and 51st Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW,, YORK--3d Cavalry; Batteries "B," "E," "F," "H," "I,"and "K," 3d Light Arty.; 23d and 24th Indpt. Batteries Light Arty.; 1st Marine Arty.; 85th, 92d and 96th Infantry PENNSYLVANIA--85th 101st and 103d Infantry. RHODE ISLAND---Battery "F," 1st Light Arty.; 5th Heavy Arty. Union loss, 92 killed, 487 wouna ed, 12 missing. Total, 591. 1862.

Dec. 11 Skirmish, Kinston Road MASSACHUSETTS--27th Infantry.

Dec. 11-12 Skirmishes, Kinston Road NEW YORK--3d Cavalry.

Dec. 12-15 Operations on Neuse River U.S. Navy.

Dec. 13-14 Actions, Southwest Creek MASSACHUSETTS--23d Infantry. NEW JERSEY-- 9th Infantry. NEW YORK--Battery "B," 3d Light Arty.; 1st Marine Arty. PENNSYLVANIA--85th and 103d Infantry. Union loss, 3 killed, 8 wounded. Total, 11.

Dec. 14 Engagement, Kinston CONNECTICUT--10th Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS--3d, 5th, 17th, 23d. 24th, 25th, 27th, 43th, 44th, 45th, 46th and 51st Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK--3d Cavalry; Batteries "B," "E," "F," "H," "I" and "K," 3d Light Arty .; 23d and 24th Indpt. Batteries Light Arty.; 1st Marine Arty.; 85th, 92d and 96th Infantry. PENNSYLVANIA--85th, 101st and 103d Infantry. RHODE ISLAND---5th Heavy Arty.; Battery "F," 1st Light Arty. Union loss, 40 killed, 120 wounded. Total, 160.

Dec. 15 Affair, Whitehall Bridge NEW YORK--3d Cavalry.

Dec. 16 Engagement, Whitehall CONNECTICUT--10th Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS--3d, 5th, 17th, 23d, 24th, 25th, 27th, 43th, 44th, 45th, 46th and 51st Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK--3d Cavalry; Batteries "B," "E," "F," "H," "I,"and "K," 3d Light Ar ty.; 23d and 24th Indpt. Batteries Light Arty.; 1st Marine Arty.; 85th, 92d and 96th Infantry. PENNSYLVANIA--85th, 101st and 103d Infantry. RHODE ISLAND--5th Heavy Arty.; Battery "F," 1st Light Arty.

Dec. 16 Affairs at Mt. Olive Station and Goshen Swamp NEW YORK--3d Cavalry; Battery "F," 3d Light Arty.

Dec. 17 Raid on Dudley's Station NEW YORK--3d Cavalry (Cos. "B" and "C").

Dec. 17 Skirmish, Thompson's Bridge NEW YORK--3d Cavalry; 23d Indpt. Battery Light Arty.

Dec. 17 Engagement, Goldsborough Bridge CONNECTICUT--10th Infantry. MASSACHUSETTS--3d. 5th, 17th, 23d, 24th, 25th, 27th, 43d, 44th, 45th, 46th and 51st Infantry. NEW JERSEY--9th Infantry. NEW YORK--3d Cavalry; Batteries "B," "E," "F," "H," "I,"and "K," 3d Light Arty.; 23d and 24th Indpt. Batteries Light Arty.; 1st Marine Arty.; 85th. 92d and 96th Infantry. PENNSYLVANIA--85th, 101st and 103d Infantry. RHODE ISLAND---5th Heavy Arty.; Battery "F," 1st Light Arty.

Dec. 17 Reconnoissance to Diascund Bridge (No Reports.)

Dec. 27 Action, Elizabeth City NORTH CAROLINA--1st Infantry.

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