The Civil War in the East

C.S.A. - Army of Northern Virginia

Whiting's Division

Brigadier General W.H.C. Whiting (sick leave 7/26)

Brigadier General John B. Hood


On July 13 Whiting's Division was returned from its temporary service with Jackson and was assigned to Longstreet's Command. On July 26 Whiting left on sick leave, and Brigadier General John B. Hood took command of the division. Although it technicaly remained Whiting's Division until October he would never return to command it, and it is usuallly referred to as Hood's Division after this time.

Hood's Brigade

Bde. Gen. John B. Hood


18th Georgia Infantry Regiment



1st Texas Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel Philip A. Work


4th Texas Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colnel Benjamin. F. Carter


5th Texas Infantry Regiment

Colonel Jerome B. Robertson


Whiting's Brigade

Colonel Evander Law

4th Alabama Infantry Regiment



2nd Mississippi Infantry Regiment

Colonel John M. Stone


11th Mississippi Infantry Regiment

Colonel Philip F. Liddell


6th North Carolina Infantry Regiment



Reilly's North Carolina Battery




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