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Council Calhoun Parker Fought in the Civil War - Co B, 1 BN, NC HV ARTY, CSA Council C. Parker (First_Last) Regiment Name 1 Batt'n North Carolina H. Art'y. Side Confederate Company B Soldier's Rank_In Private Soldier's Rank_Out Private Alternate Name Notes Film Number M230 roll 30 1st Battalion, North Carolina Heavy Artillery 1st Heavy Artillery Battalion was organized at Wilmington, North Carolina during the late spring of 1863 with four companies. Throughout the war it served in North Carolina and saw action at Fort Fisher and Fort Anderson. In March, 1865, the few remaining men were assigned to Hagood's Brigade as infantry. It surrendered with the Army of Tennessee. Major Alexander MacRae was in command.