8th Battalion, North Carolina Junior Reserves

Historical Notes:
These young boys and disabled soldiers were formed into the 8th battalion from men who lived in the Goldsboro area. Officers:
  • James B. Ellington
  • Assignments:
  • Department of North Carolina
  • Battles:
  • Fort Fisher
  • Kinston
  • Smithfield
  • Goldsboro
  • Bentonville
  • Rosters:
    The roster of this unit contains the names of 373 men.

  • Company A - Iredell County
  • Company B - Catawba County
  • Company C - Burke County and Caldwell County
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