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Commanded by Major General Nathaniel P. Banks

The Corps was heavily engaged in the Battle of Cedar Mountain on August 9. After the battle the brigade structure was rearranged.

Until August 9:

First Division Brigadier General Alpheus S. Williams
First Brigade Brigadier General Samuel Crawford
Second Brigade Colonel Charles Candy to 2 Div. (below) as 1 Brig. 8/9
Third Brigade Brigadier General George Gordon
Second Division Brigadier General C. C. Augur (w 8/9)
Brigadier General Henry Prince (c 8/9)
Brigadier General George S. Greene (after 8/9)
First Brigade Brigadier General James Cooper redesignated 2 Brig. after 8/9
Second Brigade Brigadier General Henry Prince (c 8/9)
Colonel D. P. DeWitt (8/9 – 8/12)
redesignated 3 Brig. after 8/9
Cavalry Command Brigadier General John Buford
1st Michigan Cavalry Regiment
5th New York Cavalry Regiment
1st Vermont Cavary Regiment
1st West Virginia Cavalry (8 Cos.)

 

After August 9:

First Division Brigadier General Alpheus S. Williams
First Brigade Brig. Gen. Samuel Crawford
Third Brigade Brig. Gen. George Gordon
Second Division Brigadier General George S. Greene
First Brigade Colonel Charles Candy
Second Brigade Colonel D. P. DeWitt (8/9 – 8/12)
Colonel M. Schlandecker (8/12 – 8/30)
Colonel T. P. Van Buren (after 8/30)
Third Brigade Colonel J. A. Tate
Cavalry Command Brigadier General John Buford
1st Michigan Cavalry Regiment
5th New York Cavalry Regiment
2nd Pennsylvania Cavalry Regiment Colonel Richard B. Price from Mil Dist. Washington
1st Vermont Cavary Regiment
1st West Virginia Cavalry (8 Cos.)