The Civil War in the East

C.S.A. - Army of Northern Virginia - Second Corps

Early's Division

Major General Jubal A. Early


The division suffered heavy casualties in the Battle of Gettysburg (July 1-3). Hays' and Hoke's brigades were particularly hard hit in their attack on Cemetery Hill in the evening of July 2.

Gordon's Brigade

Brigadier General John B. Gordon

13th Georgia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Thomas M. Smith


26th Georgia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Edmund N. Atkinson


31st Georgia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Clement A. Evans


38th Georgia Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel William L. McLeod (k 7/1)

Major Thomas H. Bomar


60th Georgia Infantry Regiment

Captain Walters B. Jones


61st Georgia Infantry Regiment

Colonel John H. Lamar


Hays' Brigade

Brig. Gen. Harry T. Hays

5th Louisiana Infantry Regiment

Major Alexander Hart (w 7/2)

Captain T.H. Biscoe


6th Louisiana Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel Joseph Hanlon


7th Louisiana Infantry Regiment

Colonel Davidson B. Penn


8th Louisiana Infantry Regiment

Colonel Trevanian D. Lewis (k 7/2)

Lt. Colonel Alcibiades de Blanc (w 7/2)

Major German A. Lester


9th Louisiana Infantry Regiment

Colonel Leroy A. Stafford


Hoke's Brigade

Colonel Isaac Avery (mw 7/2)

Colonel Archibald C. Godwin

1st North Carolina Sharpshooters Bn.

Major R. W. Wharton .


6th North Carolina Infantry Regiment

Major Samuel M. Tate


21st North Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel William W. Kirkland


54th North Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel Kenneth M. Murchison


57th North Carolina Infantry Regiment

Colonel Archibald C. Godwin (^ 7/2)

Lt. Colonel Hamilton C. Jones


Smith's Brigade

Brigadier General William Smith (res. 7/10)

Colonel John S. Hoffman

13th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel James B. Terrill

detached at Winchester

31st Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel John S. Hoffman (^ 7/10)

Major James S.K. McCutchen


49th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel J. Catlett Gibson


52nd Virginia Infantry Regiment

Lt. Colonel James H. Skinner (w)


58th Virginia Infantry Regiment

Colonel Francis H. Board

detached at Winchester


Lt. Colonel Hilary P. Jones


Louisiana Guard Artillery

Captain Charles A. Green


Charlottesville (Va.) Artillery

Captain James M. Carrington


Courtney (Va.) Artillery

Captain William A. Tanner


Staunton (Va.) Artillery

Caprtain Asher W. Garber


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