Tarheels During the Civil War

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Second North Carolina Battalion during Mine Run Campaign

Report of Capt. Edward Smith, Second North Carolina Battalion.
December 4, 1864.

Captain: I have the honor to submit the following report of the operations and conduct of the Second North Carolina Battalion, and casualties occurring therein, from November 27, to December 3, 1863, inclusive, while at Mine Run, Va.:
The battalion was exposed both to musketry and shelling during the time above stated, and acted very well, suffering the following loss.*
Respectfully submitted.
Ed. Smith,
Captain, Comdg. Second North Carolina Battalion.

Capt. J.H. White,
Acting Assistant Adjutant-General.

Series I Vol. XXIX (Part I) Ch. XLI Pg. 884.

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