The Civil War in the East


Army of Northern Virginia

General Robert E. Lee


With the situation quiet on the Rappahannock River, Lt. General Longstreet was detached south of Richmond to the Suffolk campaign with Pickett's and Hood's Divisions. Until he returned Anderson's and McLaws' Divisions reported directly to General Lee.

First Corps

Lieutenant General James Longstreet

detached 2/17 to the Deptartment of
North Carolina & Southern Virginia

Anderson's Division

Major General Richard Anderson


Hood's Division

Major General John B. Hood

detached 2/17

McLaws' Division

Major General Lafayette McLaws


Pickett's Division

Major General George Pickett

detached 2/17

Artillery Reserve

Colonel James B. Walton


Second Corps

Lieutenant General Thomas J. Jackson

Early's Division

Major General Jubal A. Early


A.P. Hill's Division

Major General Ambrose Powell Hill


D. H. Hill's Division

Bde. Gen. Robert E. Rodes


Jackson's Division

Bde. Gen. William B. Taliaferro (res. 2/20*)

Bde. Gen. Raleigh E. Colston


Cavalry Division

Major General James E. B. Stuart

Hampton's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Wade Hampton


F. Lee's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee


W.H.F. Lee's Brigade

Bde. Gen. W. H. F. Lee


Jones' Brigade

Bde. Gen. William E. Jones


Stuart Horse Artillery

Major Robert F. Beckham


*Taliaferro resigned when it was known that he would not be promoted to division command but that it was to be given to Isaac Trimble. Trimble, however, would never take command due to ongoing problems with his wound.

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