The Civil War in the East

C.S.A. - Army of Northern Virginia

First Army Corps

Lieutenant General James Longstreet

         
   
   
         

The First Army Corps was established from Longstreet's Command November 6, 1862 after the Confederate Congress passed legislation at the end of October allowing the creation of army corps.

Anderson's Division

Bde. Gen. Cadmus Wilcox

Major General Richard H. Anderson

Featherston's Brigade

Colonel Carnot Posey

 

Mahone's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Robert Garnet

Bde. Gen. William Mahone

 

Pryor'/Perry's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Roger A. Pryor (res. 11/6)

Bde. Gen. Edward A. Perry (after 11/6)

 

Wilcox's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Wilcox

 

Wright's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Ambrose Wright

 

Artillery

 

 

Hood's Division

Major General John B. Hood (promoted 11/6)

Anderson's (Jones') Brigade

Bde. Gen. George T. Anderson (promoted 11/6)

Law's (Whiting's) Brigade

Bde. Gen. Evander M. Law

 

Robertson's (Hood's) Brigade

Bde. Gen. Jerome B. Robertson (promoted 11/6)

Toomb's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Henry L. Benning

 

Artillery

Major Mathias W. Henry

 

McLaws' Division

Major General Lafayette McLaws

Barksdale's Brigade

Bde. Gen. William Barksdale

 

Cobb's Brigade

Bde. Gen. T.R.R. Cobb (promoted 11/6)

 

Drayton's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Thomas F. Drayton

brigade broken up and discontinued

Kershaw's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Joseph B. Kershaw

 

Semmes' Brigade

Bde. Gen. Paul J. Semmes

 

Artillery

Colonel Henry C. Cabell

 

Pickett's Division

Major General George E. Pickett (promoted 11/6)

Armistead's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Lewis A. Armistead

 

Corse's (Pickett's) Brigade

Bde. Gen. Montgomery D. Corse (promoted 11/6)

Garnett's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Richard B. Garnett

 

Jenkins' Brigade

Bde. Gen. Micah Jenkins

 

Kemper's Brigade

Bde. Gen. James L. Kemper

 

Artillery

Major James Dearing

 

Walker's/Ransom's Division

Brigadier General John G. Walker (to Trans-Miss. Dept. 11/11)

Brigadier General Robert Ransom, Jr.

Cooke's (Walker's) Brigade

Bde. Gen. John R. Cooke (promoted 11/6)

Ransom's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Robert Ransom

 

Evans' Independent Brigade

Brigadier General Nathan G. Evans

to North Carolina Nov. 6-7

17th South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel Fitzhugh W. McMaster

 

18th South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel William H. Wallace

 

22nd South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Major Miel Hilton

 

23rd South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Lieutenant E. R. White

 

Holcombe (S.C.) Legion

Colonel Peter F. Stevens

 

Macbeth (S.C.) Artillery

Captain Robert Boyce

 

Reserve Artillery

Colonel James B. Walton

Alexander's Battery

Colonel Edward Porter Alexander

 

Washington (La.) Artillery

Major Benjamin F. Eschleman

 




 
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