Contributed by: Jane Garner
American Civil War Soldiers Record about John Cunningham Name: John Cunningham , Occupation: Farmer Enlistment Date: 15 May 1862 Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE Side Served: Confederacy State Served: North Carolina Unit Numbers: 85 85 Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 15 May 1862 at the age of 31 Enlisted in Company B, 8th Battn Regiment North Carolina on 15 May 1862. Transferred Company B, 8th Battn Regiment North Carolina on 02 October 1863. Transferred in Company F, 66th Infantry Regiment North Carolina on 02 October 1863. John enlisted in Confederate Army in Lenoir County on May 15, 1862 at age 30. He was in the 66th Regiment, Company C, in the NC infantry department. He lived in area that is now Trent Township. Was married to Demaris Hill.