The Civil War in the East

Army of Northern Virginia

General Robert E. Lee


Longstreet's First Corps was detached from the army. Hood's and McLaws' Divisions were transferred by rail to the Western Theater and Pickett's Division to the defenses around Richmond.

First Corps

Lieutenant General James Longstreet

detached to Western Theater 9/9

Hood's Division

Bde. Gen. Evander Law

Major General John B. Hood

to Western Theater

McLaw's Division

Major General Lafayette McLaws

to Western Theater

Pickett's Division

Major General George Pickett

to Richmond area

Reserve Artillery

Colonel James B. Walton


Second Corps

Lieutenant 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


Reserve Artillery

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


Wilcox's (Pender's) Division

Bde. Gen. James H. Lane

Major Gen. Cadmus Wilcox (as of 8/13)


Reserve Artillery

Colonel Reuben L. Walker


Cavalry Division

Major General James E. B. Stuart

Hampton's Bde.

Colonel Laurence S. Baker


Robertson's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Beverly H. Robertson


Fitz Lee's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee


Jenkins' Brigade

Bde. Gen. Albert G. Jenkins


W. H. F. Lee's Brigade

Colonel John R. Chambliss


Jones' Brigade

Bde. Gen. William E. Jones


Imboden's Command

Bde. Gen. John Imboden


Horse Artillery

Major Robert F. Beckham


O.R. Series 1, Vol. 29 Part 2 pp. 682

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