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Commanded by Brigadier General Joseph Hooker

The Battle of Williamsburg was on May 5, 1862.

First Brigade Brigadier General Cuvier Grover
2nd New Hampshire Infantry Regiment  Colonel Gilman Marston
1st Massachusetts Infantry Regiment Colonel Robert Cowdin
11th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment Colonel William Blaisdell
1st Michigan Infantry Regiment Colonel John C. Robertson  to Robinson’s Brig., Dept. VA
26th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel William F. Small (w 5/5)
Major Casper M. Berry
Second Brigade Colonel Nelson Taylor (to 5/11)
Brigadier General J. J. Abercrombie (5/11 – 5/24)
Brigadier General Daniel Sickles (after 5/24)
70th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel William Dwight (w&c 5/5)
Major Thomas Holt
71st New York Infantry Regiment Colonel George B. Hall
72nd New York Infantry Regiment Lt. Colonel Israel Moses (to 5/11)
Colonel Nelson Taylor
73rd New York Infantry Regiment Colonel William R. Brewster
74th New York Infantry Regiment Lt. Colonel Charles H. Butis
Third Brigade  Colonel Samuel H. Starr (except 5/3 – 5/30)
Brigadier General F. E. Patterson (5/3 – 5/30)
5th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel Samuel H. Starr
6th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Lt. Colonel John Van Leer (k 5/5)
Major George C. Burling
Colonel Gersham Mott
7th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Lt. Colonel Ezra Carman (w 5/5)
Major Francis Price, Jr.
8th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel Adolphus Johnston (w 5/5)
Major Peter H. Ryerson (k 5/5)
Artillery and Cavalry
1st New York Artillery, Battery D Captain Thomas W. Osborn
4th New York Independent Battery Captain James E. Smith
6th New York Independent Battery Captain Walter M. Bramhall
1st United States Artillery, Battery H Captain Charles H. Weber to army Artillery Reserve