The Civil War in the East

C.S.A. - Army of Northern Virginia

Third Army Corps

Lieutenant General Ambrose Powell Hill

         
   
   
         

The Third Corps was created June 1, 1863 by transferring one division each from the First and Second Corps and adding two brigades who joined the Army of Northern Virginia from North Carolina.

Anderson's Division

Major General Richard H. Anderson

from First Corps

Mahone's Brigade

Bde. Gen. William Mahone

 

Perry's Brigade

Colonel David Lang

 

Posey's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Carnot Posey

 

WIlcox's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Cadmus M. WIlcox

 

Wright's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Ambrose R. Wright

 

Artillery

Major John Lane

 

Heth's Division

Major General Henry Heth

 

Archer's Brigade

Bde. Gen. James J. Archer

from A.P. Hill's Div., Second Corps

Heth's Brigade

Colonel John M. Brockenbrough

from A.P. Hill's Div., Second Corps

Davis' Brigade

Bde. Gen. Joseph R. Davis

from North Carolina

Pettigrew's Brigade

Bde. Gen. James J. Pettigrew

from North Carolina

Artillery

Lt. Colonel John J. Garnett

 

Pender's Division

Major General William D. Pender

 

Lane's Brigade

Bde. Gen. James H. Lane

from A.P. Hill's Div., Second Corps

McGowan's Brigade

Colonel Abner M. Perrin

from A.P. Hill's Div., Second Corps

Scales' (Pender's) Brigade

Bde. Gen. Alfred M. Scales

from A.P. Hill's Div., Second Corps

Thomas's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Edward L. Thomas

from A.P. Hill's Div., Second Corps

Artillery

Major WIlliam T. Poague

Created 6/1

Reserve Artillery

Colonel Reuben L. Walker

McIntosh's Artillery Battalion

Major David G. McIntosh

from Second Corps Artillery Reserve

Pegram's Artillery Battalion

Major William R. J. Pegram

from Hill's Div., Second Corps




 
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