United States Armies in the East > Department of the Shenandoah


April 1862 • to May >

Commanded by Major General Nathaniel P. Banks

The Department of the Shenandoah was re-created on April 4, 1862 from the 5th Corps of the Army of the Potomac.

First Division Brigadier General Alpheus S. Williams
First Brigade Colonel Dudley Donnelly
Second Brigade Brig. Gen. J. Abercrombie (to 4/30)
Brig. Gen. George Hartsuff
Third Brigade Colonel George Gordon
Second Division Brigadier General James Shields
First Brigade Colonel Nathan Kimball
Second Brigade Colonel J. C. Sullivan
Third Brigade Brig. Gen. Erasmus B. Tyler
Cavalry Command Brigadier General John P. Hatch