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July 1862 • to August >

Commanded by Major General Ambrose E. Burnside

Created on July 22, 1862 by General Order #125 from the troops of Burnside’s North Carolina Expedition.

First Division Brigadier General Israel I. Stevens
1st Brigade Colonel W. M. Fenton
2nd Brigade Colonel Daniel Leasure
Second Division Brigadier General Jesse L. Reno
1st Brigade Colonel James Nagle
2nd Brigade Colonel Edward Ferrero
Third Division Brigadier General John G. Parke
1st Brigade Colonel Rush C. Hawkins
2nd Brigade Colonel E. Harland