35th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Historical Notes:
The North Carolina 35th Infantry Regiment completed its organization in November, 1861, at Camp Mangum, near Raleigh, North Carolina. Its members were raised in the counties of Mecklenburg, Onslow, McDowell, Moore, Chatham, Person, Union, Henderson, Wayne, and Catawba. Afte r fighting at New Bern, the regiment was ordered to Virginia and assigned to General R. Ransom's and M.W. Ransom's Brigade. It participated in the difficult campaigns of the Army of Northern Virginia from the Seven Days' Battles to Fredericksburg . Ordered back to North Carolina, it fought at Boon's Mill and Plymouth , then returned to Virginia in May, 1864. The 35th saw action at Drewry's Bluff , endured the hardships of the Petersburg siege south of the James River, and ended the war at Appomattox . This unit sustained 127 casualties at Malvern Hill , 25 in the Maryland Campaign, 29 at Fredericksburg , and 103 at Plymouth . Many were disabled at Saylor's Creek , and on April 9, 1865, it surrendered 5 officers and 111 men. Officers:
Colonels:
James T. Johnson
John G. Jones
Matthew W. Ransom
James Sinclair
Lieutenant Colonels:
M.D. Craton
Oliver C. Petway
Simon B. Taylor
Majors:
John M. Kelly
Robert E. Petty
Assignments:
General R. Ransom's and M.W. Ransom's Brigade
Battles:
New Berne, NC
Seven Days' Battles
Fredericksburg
Boon's Mill
Plymouth
Malvern Hill
Maryland Campaign
Drewry's Bluff
Petersburg
Saylor's Creek
Appomattox
Rosters:
The roster of this unit contains the names of 4674 men.

Co. A, Capt. Claud Barry's Co.
-Onslow Rough & Readys
Co. B, Capt. W.B. Halyburton s Co.
-Marion Men
Co. C, Moore County Scotch Riflemen
Co. D, Capt. Hardy J. Lasater's Co.
-Haw River Boys
Co. E, Capt. John G. Jones' Co.
-Person Boys
Co. F, Redwine Beauregards
Co. G, Henderson Rifles
Co. H, Capt. Thos. M. Alexander's Co.
-Mecklenburg Farmers - Mecklenburg County
Co. I, Capt. Angus J. Finlayson's
Co.-Wayne County Vols.
Co. K, Capt. Jas. R. Ellis' Co.
-Burke & Catawba Sampsons
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