The Civil War in the East

U.S. Army

Army of the Shenandoah

Major General Philip H. Sheridan

         
   
   
         

Organized August 1864 by the transfer of the 6th Army Corps and the 1st and 3rd Cavalry Divisions from the Army of the Potomac, the detachment of the 19th Army Corps from the Department of the Gulf, added to the Army of West Virginia (Eighth Corps).

Sixth Army Corps

Major General Horatio Wright

First Division

Brig. Gen. David A. Russel

 

Second Division

Brig. Gen. George W. Getty

 

Third Division

Brig. Gen. John B. Ricketts

 

Eighth Army Corps
(Army of West Virginia)

Brevet Major General George Crook

 

First Infantry Division

Brig. Gen. Joseph Thoburn

 

Second Infantry Division

Colonel Issac H. Duval

 

Nineteenth Army Corps

Brigadier General William H. Emory

First Division

Brig. Gen. William Dwight

 

Second Division

Brig. Gen. Cuvier Grover

 

Cavalry Corps

Brigadier General Alfred T. A. Torbert

First Cavalry Division

Brig. Gen. Wesley Merritt

 

Second Cavalry Division

Brigadier General W.W. Averill

(Army of West Virginia)

Third Cavalry Division

Brig Gen. James H. WIlson

 

Horse Artillery

 

6th New York Independent Battery

 

 

1st United States Artillery, Battys. K&L

 

 

2nd United States Artillery, Battys. B&L

 

 

2nd United States Artillery, Battery D

 

 

2nd United States Artillery, Battery M

 

 

3rd United States Artillery, Batys. C,F&K

 

 

4th United States Artillery, Batteries C&E

 

 




 
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