The Civil War in the East

U.S. Army

Army of the Shenandoah

Major General Philip H. Sheridan


Sixth Army Corps

Major General Horatio Wright

First Division

Brig. Gen. David A. Russel (k 9/19)

Brig. Gen. Emory Upton (after 9/19)

Colonel Oliver Edwards (9/19 - 9/21)

Brig. Gen. Frank Wheaton (after 9/21)


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 (w 9/19)

Colonel Rutherford B. Hayes


Nineteenth Army Corps

Brigadier General William H. Emory

First Division

Brig. Gen. William Dwight


Second Division

Brig. Gen. Cuvier Grover

Kitching's Provisional Division

Colonel J. H. Kitching

First Brigade

Colonel William Heine

formed 9/27

Second Brigade

Lt. Colonel DePeyster Arden

Cavalry Corps

Brigadier General Alfred T. A. Torbert

First Division

Brig. Gen. Wesley Merritt


Second Cavalry Division

Brig. Gen. W.W. Averill (to 9/26)

Brig. Gen. George A. Custer (9/26-9/30)

Colonel W.H. Powell

(Army of West Virginia)

Third Division

Brig Gen. James H. WIlson (to 9/30)

Brig. Gen. George Custer (after 9/30)


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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