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February 1863to March >

Commanded by Major General George Stoneman

The Cavalry Corps was organized on February 22, 1862 from Pleasonton’s Cavalry Division.

First Division Brigadier General Alfred Pleasonton
First Brigade Colonel Benjamin F. Davis
Second Brigade Colonel Thomas C. Devin
Second Division Brigadier General W. W. Averill
First Brigade Colonel A. N. Duffie (to 2/26)
Colonel H. B. Sergeant
Second Brigade Colonel J. B. McIntosh
Third Division Brigadier General David McM. Gregg
First Brigade Colonel Judson Kilpatrick
Second Brigade Colonel E. Kielmaslegge (to 2/16)
Colonel Percy Wyndham
Reserve Brigade Brigadier General John Buford
1st United States Cavalry Regiment from Army Headquarters
2nd United States Cavalry Regiment from Army Provost Guard
5th United States Cavalry Regiment from Pleasonton’s Div., Averill’s Brig
6th United States Cavalry Regiment from Pleasonton’s Div., 2nd Brig.
6th Pennsylvania Cavalry Regiment from Pleasonton’s Div.
Artillery Reserve
2nd United States Artillery, Batteries B&L from Pleasonton’s Div., Averill’s Brig.
2nd United States Artillery, Battery M from Pleasonton’s Div.
4th United States Artillery, Battery E from 9th Corps, 2nd Div. Artillery