Confederate Regiments & Batteries > Louisiana


1861
Organized before the war
June 24 Six companies entered Confederate service under Major McGavock Goodwyn.
Companies C&D were sent to Virginia under Major Goodwyn. Companies A,B,D&F were sent to the Trans-Mississippi.
December Captain Henri St. Paul of Company A temporarily took command as acting major.
1862
May 5
Battle of Williamsburg
May 31-June 1
Battle of Seven Pines

Major Goodwyn was wounded

July Merged with the 3rd Lousiana Battalion into the 15th Louisiana Infantry Regiment. Major Goodwyn continued as major of the new regiment.
August Companies A,B,D & F disbanded in the Western Theater