This Document is a roster of the Union troops of the 8th Regiment Artillery commanded by Colonel James M. Watson as of February 1865. W.S. Williamson was listed as the adjutant. It lists the number of men lost during service by disease or mortal wounds.
This collection was donated by the William S. Morris family on August 11, 1986.
This collection is open for research use.
Copyright retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
MS# 047 8th Regiment Artillery Troops Roster, William M. Randall Library Special Collections, University of North Carolina Wilmington.
A regimental history of the 8th can be found in Dyer’s A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, Volume III, page 1385.