Total number of officers and men in the regiment, 1,125.


Commanders

James R. Love         Colonel        Jackson Co., NC


Regiment Field & Staff

James R. Love               Lt. Colonel         Jackson Co., NC

William W. Stringfield      Major               Strawberry Plains, TN

Luther C. May               Adjutant            Virginia

James W. Terrell            A. Q  M.            Jackson Co., NC

Lucius M. Welch             A. C. S.            Haywood Co., NC

John W. Lawing              Surgeon             Lincoln Co., NC

John C. Love                Assistant Surgeon   Jackson Co., NC

Hezekiah West               Chaplain            Haywood Co., NC

Alex R. Carmack             Sergeant Major      Pennsylvania

George Washington Bryson    Ordinance Sergeant  Jackson Co., NC


Company 1st A - Infantry - White Company

This company was organized as Company A of the 16th NC Infantry.  It fought a Manassas and around Richmond, VA.  It was transferred to Thomas' Legion in May, 1862 as Company A.  It was transferred to the 39th NC Infantry as Company K on Jan, 1863.  For Historical information it is referred to as Thomas' Legion 1st Company A.


Company 2nd A - Infantry - Indian Company

This was the first Indian Company.  It was originally Company C.  When the 1st Company A was transferred to the 39th NC Infantry as Company K on Jan, 1863 this company was designated as Company A (2nd).  In 1865 it was transferred to the Indian Battalion as Company A.


Company B - Infantry - Indian Company

The 2nd Company A was divided and formed this Company.  Prior to 1863, this was Company D.  In 1865 it was transferred to the Indian Battalion, Company B.


Company C - Infantry - Haywood Co. - White Company

Originally a Company of partisan rangers in June, 1862, this company was assigned as Company E until Jan., 1863.  In 1864 it became Company C.  In 1864 it was combined with Company I.


Company D - Infantry - Jackson Co., NC and Jefferson Co., TN - White Company

Originally was part of Walkers Battalion, Co. 2nd D.  In Jan, 1863 was transferred to Love's Regiment as Company D.


Company E - Infantry - Haywood Co. - White Company

Originally the 16th NC Infantry, Co. L, transferred to Thomas' Legion May, 1862 as Co. B. Later became Co. E.


Company F - Infantry - White Company

Also known as Conley's Sharpshooters, was mustered in at Valleytown, NC on July 19, 1862.


Company G - Infantry - Jackson Co. - White Company

Before Jan, 1863 this was Co. E.


Company H - Infantry - Cherokee Co. - White Company

Originally formed as Walkers Battalion, Co. 2nd F, transferred Sept, 1862 to Love's Battalion, Co. H.


Company I - Infantry - Cherokee Co. - White Company

Originally formed as Walkers Battalion, Co. D, transferred Sept, 1862 to Love's Battalion, Co. I.  Later combined with Co. C.


Company K - Infantry - White Company

Mustered in at White's Gap, TN on Sept, 1862.



Thomas' Legion

State of North Carolina

Confederate States of

America

Love's Regiment

Company Rosters          A         2nd A         B         C        D         E         F         G         H         I         K     

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