A Brief History of the 27th NC at Sharpsburg taken from a manuscript by H.Z.Bogue III. On September 28, 1861 by the direction of the governor, ten companies of militia were organized at New Bern into a military organization officially designated
27th REGIMENT N.C. 27th INFANTRY REGIMENT Singletary’s Infantry Battalion (until September 28, 1861) ORGANIZATION: Organized for 12 months in the field on September 28, 1861. Reorganized for the war on April 24, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox Court House, Virginia on April 9,
WILLIAM A. WILSON (1830-1891) Confederate Veteran Perquimans County, NC by Robert E. Stokley William A. Wilson was born near Winfall in Perquimans County, NC about 1830. Family information lists his middle name as “Addison” but no verification of this has
Source: YEAR BOOK – VOLUME 1 – Pasquotank Historical Society – Elizabeth City, North Carolina. (1955).