The Civil War in the East

CSA Flag C.S.A. - Army of Northern Virginia - Longstreet's Command

Anderson's Division

Major General Richard H. Anderson (w 9/17)

Brigadier General Roger A. Pryor (to 9/30)


Three brigades from Wilcox's temporary Division, originally part of Longstreet's Division, were added at the begining of September. The division suffered heavy casualties at the Battle of Sharpsburg (Antietam) on September 17.

Armistead's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Lewis A. Armistead (w 9/17)

Colonel James G. Hodges


5th Virginia Infantry Battalion

Lieutenant Colonel F.H. Archer

disbanded; most men to 53rd Virginia

9th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Captain William J. Richardson


14th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel James G. Hodges


38th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Edward C. Edmonds


53rd Virginia Infantry Regiment

Captain W. G. Pollard (k 9/17)

Captain Harwood


57th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel David Dyer


Featherston's Brigade

Colonel Carnot Posey

from Wilcox's Div.

2nd Mississippi Infantry Battalion

Major William S. Wilson (mw&c 9/17)


12th Mississippi Infantry Regiment

Colonel William H. Taylor


16th Mississippi Infantry Regiment

Captain Abram M. Feltus


19th Mississippi Infantry Regiment

Capt. Nathaniel H. Harris (absent wounded)


Mahone's Brigade

Colonel William A. Parham

The 61st Virginia Infantry is often shown with this brigade but did not join until November

6th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Captain John R. Ludlow


12th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Captain Everard M. Field

Lt. Colonel Taylor (mw 9/14)

Captain John R. Llewellyn (w 914)

Captain Richard W. Jones


16th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Major Francis D. Holliday (c 9/14)


41st Virginia Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel Joseph P. Minetree


Pryor's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Roger A. Pryor (^ 9/17)

Colonel John C. Hately (w 9/17)

Colonel E. A. Perry (to B.G. 9/30)

from Wilcox's Div.

14th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Major James A. Broome


2nd Florida Infantry Regiment

Captain William D. Ballantine (w 9/17)

Lieutenant Geiger


5th Florida Infantry Regiment

Colonel John C. Hately

Lt. Colonel Thomas B. Lamar (w 9/14)

Major Benjamin F. Davis


8th Florida Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel George A. C. Coppens (k 9/17)

Captain Richard A. Waller (k 9/17)

Captain William Baya


3rd Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Joseph Mayo (w 9/17)

Lt. Colonel Alexander Daniel Callcote


Wilcox's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Cadmus Wilcox (sick 9/14-19)

Colonel Alfred Cumming (w 9/17)

Major Hilary A. Herbert (w 9/17)

Captain James M. Crow (9/17-9/19)

from Wilcox's Div.

8th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Major Hilary A. Herbert (^ 9/17)


9th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Major Jeremiah Henry Johnston (w 9/17)

Captain James M. Crow (^ 9/17-19)

Lieutenant A. C. Chisolm (9/17-9/19)


10th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Captain G. C. Whatley (k 9/17)


11th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Major J. C. Sanders


Wright's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Ambrose Wright (w 9/17)

Colonel Robert H. Jones (w 9/17)

Colonel William Gibson


44th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Colonel Charles A. Derby (k 9/17)

Major William F. Perry


3rd Georgia Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel Ruben B. Nesbit (w&c 9/17)

Captain John F. Jones


22nd Georgia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Robert H. Jones (^ 9/17)

Major Lawrence D. Lallerstedt (w 9/17)


48th Georgia Infantry Regiment

Colonel William Gibson (^ 9/17)


Saundrs' Artillery Battalion

Major John Selden Saunders


Donalsonville (La.) Artillery

Captain Victor Maurin


Dixie (Va.) Artillery

Captain William H. Chapman

temporarily to Kershaw's Bde. 9/4

Lynchburg (Va.) Artillery

Captain Marcellus Moorman


Norfolk (Va.) Battery

Captain Frank Huger


Portsmouth (Va.) Battery

Captain Cary F. Grimes (mw 9/17)

Lieutenant John H. Thompson


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