Burnside's Expedition and beyond
Here's the rest of the Lenoir Braves that enlisted prior to the battle at Hatteras Inlet: John W. Bunn /Private /25 July 1861Richard Bunn /Private /25 July 1861Everett W. Hill /Private /25 July…Continue
Here's where all the Jonesboro Guards ended up after the battle at Hatteras Inlet. Seven men were sick the day of the battle and were left in camp. These were captured when Fort Hatteras was…Continue
The Civil War exhibit now displayed at the State Museum is scheduled to move to MOA. (I'm not sure as to the timetable.) The collection is sadly lacking in artifacts from the northeastern part of the…Continue
A new Civil War Trails sign has been placed at the Visitor's Center on the Dismal Swamp Canal.…Continue
Since NING has decided not to discontinue this site's level of service, I will go back to adding content. I've been out of commission since October 2017 due to difficulties with my eyesight, but now I can see well enough with the left eye to see the screen. Hopefully the right eye will join the left eye soon. I've had cataracts removed from both eyes and Lasik surgery performed. Thank goodness the cornea transplant isn't required at this time.
America's Civil War magazine published an article entitled "Elizabeth City, NC: Coastal Charm" on pages 52-54 of their July 2018 edition. It is part of a continuing series on Civil War Trails sites. Elizabeth City Civil War Tour, one of my other web sites, was used as one of the sources for the article.
An article on the artillery used at the Battle of South Mills is in the works for the September issue of…Continue