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May 1862 • to June >

Commanded by Brigadier General Henry Slocum

The 1st Division of the Department of the Rappahannock was transferred back to the Army of the Potomac in  early May, and on May 18 it became the 1st Division of the 6th Corps.

First Brigade Colonel George W. Taylor (BG 5/18)
1st New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel Alfred T. A. Torbert
2nd New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel Isaac M. Tucker
3rd New Jersey Infantry Regiment Lt. Colonel Henry W. Brown (Col 5/18)
4th New Jersey Infantry Regiment Colonel James H. Simpson
Second Brigade Colonel Joseph J. Bartlett
5th Maine Infantry Regiment Colonel Nathaniel J. Jackson
16th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Joseph Howland
27th New York Infantry Regiment Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Adams
96th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel Henry L. Cake
Third Brigade Brig. Gen. J. Newton
18th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel William H. Young
31st New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Calvin E. Pratt
32nd New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Roderick Matheson
95th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel John M. Gosline
Cavalry and Artillery
1st Massachusetts Battery
Battery A, 1st New Jersey Artillery Captain William Hexamer
Battery F, 1st New York Artillery
Battery D, 2nd United States Artillery