The Civil War in the East

C.S.A. - Army of Northern Virginia

First Army Corps

Lieutenant General James Longstreet


General Longstreet and Hoods' and Pickett's Divisions were detached on the Suffolk Expedition. The rest of the First Corps reported directly to General Lee during this time.

Anderson's Division

Major General Richard H. Anderson

Mahone's Brigade

Bde. Gen. William Mahone


Perry's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Edward A. Perry


Posey's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Carnot Posey


Wilcox's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Cadmus Wilcox


Wright's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Ambrose R. Wright


Garnett's Artillery



McLaws' Division

Major General Lafayette McLaws

Barksdale's Brigade

Bde. Gen. William Barksdale


Kershaw's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Joseph B. Kershaw


Semmes' Brigade

Bde. Gen. Paul J. Semmes


Wofford's Brigade

Bde. Gen. William T. Wofford



Colonel Henry C. Cabell


Reserve Artillery

Colonel John B. Walton

Alexander's Battalion

Lt. Colonel Edward Porter Alexander


Washington (La.) Artillery

Colonel JAmes B. Walton


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