The 14th North Carolina Regiment

A memorial site dedicated to those North Carolinians who answered the call of their State
and served her honorably from 1861-1865 as members of the 14th Regiment, NC Troops

Henry, Julius Articus - Corporal, Co. C

Julius A. Henry enlisted on 22 April 1861 in Wadesboro, Anson Co., NC at the age of 26, listing Occupation as an artist. He volunteered in the 14th North Carolina Infantry, Co. C, ÔÇťAnson Guards" as a private.


He was present present or accounted for until wounded with a contusion at Chancellorsville. He rejoined the company before July 1, 1863 and was present at the Battle of Gettysburg. He was promoted to Corporal on December 19, 1863.


He received a head wound in battle near Chancellorsville, VA May 12, 1864 ( Spotsylvania C. H., The Bloody Angle). After being wounded, he stayed in the hospital and in Jan. 1865 was a Ward Master at the General Hospital Camp Winder in Richmond (the hospital was near present day Byrd Park Lake / The Boulevard ) by authority of General Lee.


He surrendered himself to the Union army on April 17, 1865 and signed a Parole of Honor. He died about 1878 in Hanover County, VA.

Information provided by: Jeff Talley, whose great-great-grandfather is Julius Articus Henry