The Civil War in the East


Army of Northern Virginia

General Robert E. Lee


In June Lee detached the Second Corps under Jubal Early to the Shenandoah Valley, hoping to repeat Jackson's performance of 1862 by diverting Union troops and attention from Richmond.

First Corps

Lt. Gen. Richard Anderson (LG on 6/4)


Field's Division

Major General Charles W. Field


Kershaw's Division

Maj. Gen. Joseph B. Kershaw (MG 6/4)


Pickett's Division

Major General George E. Pickett

from Richmond defences

Reserve Artillery

Bde. Gen. Edward Porter Alexander


Second Corps

Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early

Detached 6/13 as Army of the Valley

Gordon's Division

Brigadier General John B. Gordon


Ramseur's Division

Maj. Gen. S. Dodson Ramseur (MG 6/1)


Rodes' Division

Major General Robert E. Rodes


Reserve Artillery

Brigadier General Armistead Long


Third Corps

Lieutenant General Ambrose Powell Hill


Anderson's Division

Bde. Gen. Wiliam Mahone


Heth's Division

Maj. Gen. Henry Heth


Wilcox's Division

Maj. Gen. Cadmus Wilcox


Reserve Artillery

Colonel R. Lindsay Walker


Breckinridge's Division

Major General John Breckinridge

to Shenandoah Valley 6/7

Echols' Brigade

Bde. Gen. John Echols


Wharton's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Gabriel C. Wharton


Maryland Line

Colonel Bradley T. Johnston


King's Artilery Battalion

Lt. Colonel Floyd King


McLaughlin's Artillery Battalion

Major William McLaughlin


Hoke's Division

Major General Robert F. Hoke

from North Carolina; to Dep. NC & S. VA

Clingman's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Tomas L. Clingman


Colquitt's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Alfred Colquitt


Hagood's Brigade

Bde. Gen. Johnson Hagood


Martin's Brigade

Bde. Gen. James G. Martin


Read's Artillery Battalion

Major John P.W. Read


Cavalry Corps

no commander since the death of Stuart


Hampton's Division

Maj. Gen. Wade Hampton


Fitz Lee's Division

Maj. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee


W.H.F. Lee's Division

Maj. Gen. William H.F. Lee


Gary's Command

Bde. Gen. Martin W. Gary


Stuart Horse Artillery

Major R. Preston Chew


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