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www.childers-shepherd.org, 25 Sep 2010
from http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/regiments.cfm

                           3rd Regiment, North Carolina Mounted Infantry (Union)


Organized at Knoxville, Tenn., June, 1864. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, 23rd Army Corps, Dept. of Ohio, to
February, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, District East Tennessee, Dept. of the Cumberland, to August, 1865.

SERVICE.-Scout and patrol duty about Knoxville, Tenn., and in East Tennessee until December, 1864. Scout from
Morristown, Tenn., into North Carolina June 13-July 15, 1864. Camp Vance June 28. Russellville, Tenn., October 28. Big
Pigeon River November 5-6. Moved to Paint Rock December 7. Expedition into Western North Carolina March 21-April 25,
1865. Moved to Boone, N.C., April 6, and to Asheville, N.C., April 27-30. Duty in North Carolina and East Tennessee till
August, 1865. Mustered out August 8, 1865.