Crute, Joseph H., Jr. Units of the Confederate States Army. Midlothian, VA: Derwent Books, 1987. Ref. See pp. 231-32 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.
Moore, John W. Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States. Vol. 2. Raleigh, NC: Ashe & Gatling, 1882. pp. 711-43 (17 photocopied pages). E573.3N87v2. (Unit roster).
Manarin, Louis H. comp. North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865: A Roster. Vol. 1. Raleigh, NC: Office of Arch & Hist, 1966. E573.3M3v1. See pp. 172-73 (2 photocopied pages) for a brief history of the regiment. Subsequent pages contain a unit roster.
Rigdon, John C. Historical Sketch and Roster of the North Carolina 2nd Artillery Regiment Clearwater, SC: Eastern Digital Resources, 2002.
Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: North Carolina. NY: Facts on File, 1992. pp. 17-30 (8 photocopied pages). E573S53.1992. (Unit organizational history).
Thomas, Cornelius M. D., ed. Letters From the Colonel's Lady: Correspondence of Mrs. (Col) William Lamb Written From Fort Fisher, N.C., C.S.A., to her Parents in Providence, R.I., U.S.A., December l86l to January l865. Winnabow, NC: Charles Towne Preservation Trust, l965. 97 p. E487L3.1965.
The U.S. Military History Institute Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.
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