DeWitt WATSON, Sergeant. 2nd Regiment North Carolina State Troops, Company B.
Resided in Wilson County where he enlisted on 27 May 1861 at age 22, for the war. Mustered in as a Private and appointed a Corporal on 1 April 1862. Promoted to Sergeant on 1 Sept 1862. Present or accounted for until killed at Spotsylvania Court House, VA on 19 May 1864 at age 25.