The Civil War in the East

C.S.A.

Army of the Potomac

General Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard (to 7/21)

General Joseph Edward Johnston

         
   
   

The Battle of Manassas (Bull Run) on July 21 was the first large battle of the Civil War. Joseph Johnston's Army of the Valley joined Beauregard from the Shenandoah Valley in time to defeat the Federals.

First Brigade

Brig. Gen. Milledge L. Bonham

 

8th Louisiana Infantry Regiment

Colonel Henry B. Kelly

six companies arrived 7/23

to 8th Brig., 1st Corps 7/25

11th North Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel Wiliam W. Kirkland

from Richmond 7/18

1st South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel Maxcy Gregg

mustered out 7/9

2nd South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel Joseph B. Kershaw

 

3rd South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel James H. Williams

 

7th South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel Thomas G. Bacon

 

8th South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel E. B. C. Cash

 

Boykin's (SC) Mounted Rangers

Captain Alexander H. Boykin

arrived 7/21 after the battle

Alexandria (Va.) Battery

Captain Delaware Kemper

 

1st Company Richmond Howitzers

Captain John C. Shields

to 4th Brig., 1st Corps 7/25

30th Virginia Cavalry (3 companies)

Colonel R.C.W. Radford

 

30th Virginia Cavalry (4 companies)

Lt. Colonel Thomas T. Munford

to 4th Brig., 1st Corps 7/25

Second Brigade

Brig. Gen. Richard S. Ewell

 

5th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Colonel Robert E. Rodes

 

6th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Colonel John J. Seibels

 

12th Alabama Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel Theodore O'Hara

joined before 7/25

6th Louisiana Infantry Regiment

Colonel Isaac G. Seymour

to 8th Brig 7/25

12th Mississippi Infantry Regiment

Colonel Richard Griffin

joined before 7/25

Washington Artillery, 1st Company

Captain Thomas L. Rosser

to??

Cavalry Battalion

Lt. Colonel Wiliam H. Jenifer

to??

Third Brigade

Brig. Gen. David R. Jones

 

17th Mississippi Infantry Regiment

Colonel Winfield S. Featherston

to 7th Brig 7/25

18th Mississippi Infantry Regiment

Colonel Erasmus R. Burt

to 7th Brig 7/25

5th South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel Micah Jenkins

 

Appomattox Rangers, 30th Va. Cav.

Captain Joel W. Flood

to 1st Brig.

Washington Artillery, 2nd Company

Captain Merrit B. Miller

to?

Fourth Brigade

Colonel G. H. Terrett (to 7/2)

Brig. Gen. James Longstreet (after 7/2)

 

5th North Carolina State Troops

Lt. Colonel J.P. Jones (to 7/2)

Colonel McRae

to 6th Brig. 7/25

1st Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel P.T. Moore

 

11th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Samuel Garland

to First Corps, Fourth Brigade 4/25

17th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Montgomery D. Corse

 

24th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Peter Hairston

to 6th Brig. 7/25

Washington Artillery, 3rd Company

Lt. John J. Garnett

to?

Amhearst Rangers, 30th Va. Cav.

Captain Edgar Whitehead

to?

Fifth Brigade

Colonel Philip St. George Cocke

8th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Eppa Hunton

to independent command Leesburg 7/25

18th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Robert E. Withers

 

19th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel John B. Strange

 

28th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Robert T. Preston

 

49th Virginia Infantry Regiment (3 Cos.)

Colonel William Smith

 

Schaeffer's Virginia Infantry Battalion

Captain F. B. Schaeffer

 

Loudon (Va.) Battery

Captain Arthur L. Rogers

to ?

Lynchburg (Va.) Artillery

Captain H. G. Latham

 

Wise (Va.) Troop

Captain John S. Langhorne

to ?

Franklin (Va.) Rangers

Captain G. W. H. Hale

to ?

Bedford (Va.) Southside Dragoons

Captain J. Wilson

to ?

Sixth Brigade

Colonel Jubal A. Early

7th Louisiana Infantry Regiment

Colonel Harry T. Hays

to 8th Brig. 7/25

13th Mississippi Infantry Regiment

Colonel William Barksdale

arrived from Lynchburg before 7/21

to 7th Brig 7/25

7th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel James L. Kemper

to 4th Brig. 7/25

Washington Artillery, 4th Company

Lieutenant Charles W. Squire

 

Seventh Brigade

Colonel Nathan G. Evans

1st Louisiana Battalion

Major Chatham R. Wheat (w 7/21)

 

4th South Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel J.B.E. Sloan

to 3rd Brig.

Campbell Rangers, 30th Va. Cav.

Captain John D. Alexander

to 1st Brig.

Clay Dragoons, 30th Va. Cav.

Captain William R. Terry

to 1st Brig.

Davidson's (Va.) Battery

Lieutenant G. S. Davidson

to ?

Eighth Brigade

 

1st Arkansas Infantry Regiment

Colonel James F. Fagan

to ???

2nd Tennessee Infantry Regiment

Colonel William Bate

 

8th Louisiana Infantry Regiment

Colonel Henry B. Kelly

from 1st Brig. 7/25

Purcell (Va.) Artillery

Captain R. Lindsay Walker

 

Hampton's (S.C.) Legion

Colonel Wade Hampton (w 7/21)

Captain James Conner

arrived 7/21

to Leesburg Command (see below)

OFFICIAL RECORDS: Series 1, vol 2, Part 1 pp. 999-1000



 
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