Contributed by: B. C. Langston, Jr.
James Langston, Private, enlisted at age 30, October 7, 1861 and joined for duty in Craven County, December 6, 1861, for twelve months service. Detailed as teamster in August 1862 and remained on detail through October 1864. Source: NC Troops 1861-1865 A Roster Volume 2 page 216 James Langston (First_Last) Regiment Name 3 North Carolina Cavalry (41 State Troops) Side Confederate Company E Soldier's Rank_In Private Soldier's Rank_Out Private Alternate Name Notes Film Number M230 roll 22 James Langston (First_Last) Regiment Name Capt. Griswold's Company, North Carolina Local Defense Side Confederate Company Soldier's Rank_In Private Soldier's Rank_Out Private Alternate Name John/Langston Notes Film Number M230 roll 22 Source: Civil War Soldiers and Sailors site Name: James Langston Enlistment Date: 7 Oct 1861 Enlistment Place: Craven County, North Carolina Side Served: Confederacy State Served: North Carolina Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 7 October 1861 at the age of 30. Enlisted in Company E, 3rd Cavalry Regiment North Carolina on 7 Oct 1861. Name: James Langston Side: Confederate Regiment State/Origin: North Carolina Regiment Name: Capt. Griswold's Company, North Carolina Local Defense Regiment Name Expanded: Griswold's Company, North Carolina Local Defense Rank In: Private Rank In Expanded: Private Rank Out: Private Rank Out Expanded: Private Alternate Name: John/Langston Film Number: M230 roll 22 Source: Ancestry.com