The Civil War in the East


Army of Northern Virginia

General Robert E. Lee



The Battle of Gettysburg on July 1-3 was a major blow to the army. Although high level command was not seriously disrupted, overall the army lost about a third of its number and losses among field and company officers was crippling.

First Corps

Lieutenant General James Longstreet

Hood's Division

Major General John B. Hood (w 7/2)

Bde. Gen. Evander M Law (after 7/2)


McLaws' Division

Major General Lafayette McLaws


Pickett's Division

Major General George E. Pickett


Artillery Reserve

Colonel James B. Walton


Second Corps

Lieutenant General Richard S. Ewell

Early's Division

Major General Jubal A. Early


Johnson's Division

Major General Edward Johnson


Rodes' Division

Major General Robert E. Rodes


Artillery Reserve

Colonel John T. Brown


Third Corps

Lieutenant General Ambrose P. Hill

Anderson' Division

Major General Richard H. Anderson


Heth's Division

Major General Henry Heth


Pender's Division

Major General William D. Pender (mw 7/2)

Bde. Gen. James H. Lane (7/2 & after 7/3)

Maj. General Isaac R. Trimble (w&c 7/3)


Artillery Reserve

Colonel Reuben L. Walker


Cavalry Division

Major General James E. B. Stuart

Hampton's Bde.

Bde. Gen. Wade Hampton III (w 7/3)

Colonel Laurence S. Baker (after 7/3)


Fitz Lee's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee


W. H. F. Lee's Brigade

Colonel John R. Chambliss


Jones' Brigade

Bde. Gen. William E. Jones


Jenkins' Brigade

Bde. Gen. Albert G. Jenkins


Robertson's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Beverly H. Robertson


Imboden's Command

Bde. Gen. John Imboden


Stuart Horse Artillery

Major Robert F. Beckham


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