42d North Carolina Infantry



Clark, Walter, ed.  Histories of the Several Regiments and Battalions from North Carolina in the

            Great War, l86l‑'65....  Vol. 2.  Wendell, NC:  Broadfoot, 1982.  pp. 789‑807 (11 photocopied pages).  E573.4H57.1982v2.  (Unit history and roster of officers).


Crute, Joseph H., Jr.  Units of the Confederate States Army.  Midlothian, VA:  Derwent Books,

            1987.  Ref.

                        See p. 234 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.


Manarin, Louis H. & Jordan, Weymouth, T., comps.  North Carolina Troops, l86l‑l865:  A Roster.

            Vol. 10.  Raleigh, NC:  Office of Arch & Hist, 1985.  E573.3M3v10.

                        See pp. 188‑90 (3 photocopied pages) for a brief history of the regiment.  Subsequent pages contain a unit roster.


Moore, John W.  Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States.  Vol. 3.  Raleigh,

            NC:  Ashe & Gatling, 1882.  pp. 170‑95 (13 photocopied pages).  E573.3N87v3.  (Unit roster).


Sifakis, Stewart.  Compendium of the Confederate Armies:  North Carolina.  NY:  Facts on File,

            1992.   pp. 140‑41 (1 photocopied page).  E573S53.1992.  (Unit organizational history).



The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:


            Allison, Joseph - CWMiscColl-vonDeckColl (Enlisted man's letter, Feb 25, 1865)

            Brown, W.G. ‑ CWMiscColl‑FonvielleColl (Enlisted man's letter, Aug 12, 1864)