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< November • December 1862 • to January >

Commanded by Brigadier General Silas Casey

Casey’s Provisional Division acted as a receiving depot for new regiments, which were trained and organized into brigades or attached to existing units. In December it organized itself as a permanent division.

First Brigade Colonel William W.H. Davis
11th Maine Infantry Regiment Colonel John C. Caldwell
56th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Charles H. Van Wyck
52nd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel John C. Dodge
104th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel William W.H. Davis
Second Brigade Brig. Gen. William H. Keim (from 12/20)
86th New York Infantry Regiment  Colonel Benjamin P. Baily  from NY 12/23
85th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment  Colonel Joshua B. Howell
Third Brigade Brig. Gen. Innis N. Palmer
9th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel Joseph W. Allen from Trenton, NJ 12/6
77th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel James B. McKean
85th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Uriah L. Davis from Elmira, NY 12/3
87th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Stephen Dodge from Brooklyn, NY, 12/2
Unattached
5th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel Samuel H. Starr to Hooker’s Div., 3rd Brig.
6th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel James T. Hatfield
7th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel Joseph W. Revere
8th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel Adolphus J. Johnson
45th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel George Von Amsberg to Blenker’s Div., Stahel’s Brig.
54th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Eugene Kozlay to Blenker’s Div., Von Steinwehr’s Brig.
64th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Thomas J. Parker from Elmira 12/10
68th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Robert J. Betge to Blenker’s Div., Von Steinwehr’s Brig.
73rd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel John A. Koltes to Blenker’s Div., Von Steinwehr’s Brig.
75th Pennsylvania Infantry Regt. Colonel Henry Bohlen to Blenker’s Div., Bohlen’s Brig.
Artillery
Battery A, 1st New York Artillery from Camp Berry
Battery H, 1st New York Artillery from Camp Berry
7th New York Independent Battery from Camp Berry
8th New York Independent Battery from NY 12/7