3d North Carolina Infantry



Battle, Laura E. L.  Forget‑Me‑Nots of the Civil War:  A Romance, Containing Reminiscences and

            Original Letters of Two Confederate Soldiers.  St. Louis, MO:  A.R. Fleming, 1909.  355 p.

            E605B32. (Includes letters of George B. Lee).


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

            Great War, l86l‑'65...  Vol. 1.  Wendell, NC:  Broadfoot, 1982.  pp. 176‑228 (27 photocopied pages).  E573.4H57.1982v1.  (Unit history and roster of officers).


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

            1987.  Ref.

                        See p. 214 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.


DeRosset, William L.  "Third North Carolina Around Richmond."  Our Living and Our Dead

            2 (1875):  pp. 293‑94 (2 photocopied pages).  E482O93v2.


Manarin, Louis H., comp.  North Carolina Troops, l86l‑l865:  A Roster.  Vol. 3.  Raleigh, NC:

            Office of Arch & Hist, 1971.  E573.3M3v3.

                        See pp. 481‑87 (7 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. 1.Raleigh,

            NC:  Ashe & Gatling, 1882.  pp. 80‑120 (21 photocopied pages).  E573.3N87v1.  (Unit roster).


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

            1992.   pp. 85‑86 (2 photocopied pages).  E573S53.1992.  (Unit organizational history).


Thurston, Stephen D.  "Report of the Conduct of General George H. Steuart's Brigade, From the 5th

            to 12th May, 1864."  Southern Hist Soc Papers 14 (1886): pp. 146‑54 (5 photocopied pages).  E483.7S76v14.



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


            Casualties & newspaper clipping ‑ BrakeColl (At Gettysburg)

            Denson, Claude ‑ CWTIColl (Capt's correspondence, 1861-64)

            Futch, John ‑ BrakeColl (Pvt's letters, Jul 12-Aug 6, 1863)