July 1861 • to August >

Commanded by Brigadier General Theodore Runyon* 

The Battle of Bull Run (Manassas) was fought on July 21.

First Brigade
1st New Jersey State Militia Colonel Adolphus J. Johnson from Dist. Washington
2nd New Jersey State Militia Colonel Henry M. Baker from Dist. Washington
3rd New Jersey State Militia Colonel William Napton from Dist. Washington
4th New Jersey State Militia Colonel Matthew Miller, Jr. from Dist. Washington
Second Brigade
1st New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel William R. Montgomery from New Jersey 7/1
2nd New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel George W. McLean from New Jersey 7/1
3rd New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel George W. Taylor from New Jersey 7/1
41st New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Leopold Von Gilsa from New York 7/10

*General Runyon’s rank was in the New Jersey militia