25th North Carolina Infantry Regiment: Soldiers' Letters

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25th North Carolina Infantry Regiment:
Soldiers' Letters

Twenty-fifth North Carolina Infantry Regiment: Memoirs of Second Lieutenant Garland S. Ferguson, Company F, 25th N.C. Infantry (zip file is courtesy of Penny)
Parris Family Civil War Letters (25th North Carolina Regiment)
Watson Family Civil War Letters (25th North Carolina Regiment)
Estes Family Civil War Letters (25th North Carolina Regiment)
Captain James M. Cathey Letters (25th North Carolina Regiment)
Notes: The real Private W. P. Inman, portrayed by Jude Law in the movie Cold Mountain, was a Haywood County highlander who served in Company F, Twenty-fifth North Carolina Infantry Regiment. Several of his brothers served in the Twenty-fifth and Sixty-second North Carolina Infantry Regiments. See William P. Inman's Compiled Military Service Record (CMSR): National Archives.

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Recommended Reading: 25th North Carolina Infantry: History and Roster of a Mountain-bred Regiment in the Civil War (Hardcover). Description: This historical account covers the 25th Regiment North Carolina Infantry Troops during the Civil War. Farmers and their sons left the mountains to enlist with the regiment, which organized in Asheville in August 1861, to defend their home territory. Continued below...

In addition to casualty, desertion records, and a complete regimental roster, the book chronicles the unit’s defensive tactics in the Carolina coastal regions and battlefield actions at Seven Days, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Plymouth and Petersburg. More than 125 historic photos, illustrations, and detailed maps are featured.

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