18th 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. 14‑78 (34 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,
See pp. 223‑24 (2 photocopied pages) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.
McDaid, William K. "'Four Years of Arduous Service': The History of the Branch‑Line Brigade in
the Civil War." Thesis, MI State Univ, 1987. 395 p. E573.4B73M32.1987a.
Manarin, Louis H., comp. North Carolina Troops, l86l‑l865: A Roster. Vol. 6. Raleigh, NC:
Office of Arch & Hist, 1977. E573.3M3v6.
See pp. 295‑305 (11 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. 2. Raleigh,
NC: Ashe & Gatling, 1882. pp. 72‑112 (21 photocopied pages). E573.3N87v2. (Unit roster).
Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: North Carolina. NY: Facts on File,
1992. pp. 110‑12 (2 photocopied pages). E573S53.1992. (Unit organizational history).
The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:
Lewis, Camden ‑ CWMiscColl (LTC's letter informing father of death of son, Lt. Lewis,
Aug 17, 1864)
Reece, Ira ‑ LeighColl Bk 28: 28‑50 (Enlisted man's letters, Oct 31, 1862-Apr 28, 1863)
Sutton, M.V.B. ‑ BrakeColl (Enlisted man's reminiscence of Gettysburg from Confederate
Young, Bryant A. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letter, Nov 14, 1861)