Confederate States Army


 April 1862to May >

Commanded by General Joseph E. Johnston 

On April 12 the Army of the Peninsula and Department of Norfolk were placed within the operational limits of the Army of Northern Virginia, formerly the Confederate Army of the Potomac. General Johnston and others would continue to refer to it using the older name until Robert E. Lee took command on June 1, when the name change became permanent.

Left Wing Major General Daniel Harvey Hill
Early’s Brigade Brigadier General Jubal A. Early
Featherston’e Brigade Brigadier General Winfield S. Featherston
Rains’ Brigade Brigadier General Gabriel J. Rains
Rodes’ Brigade Brigadier General Robert E. Rodes
Center Major General James Longstreet
Anderson’s Brigade Brigadier General Richard H. Anderson
Colston’s Brigade Brigadier General Raleigh E. Colston
A.P. Hill’s Brigade Brigadier General Ambrose Powell Hill
Pickett’s Brigade Brigadier General George E. Pickett
Pryor’s Brigade Brigadier General Roger A. Pryor
Wilcox’s Brigade Brigadier General Cadmus M. Wilcox
Right Wing Major General John B. Magruder
Brigadier General David R. Jones
formerly Army of the Peninsula
Cobbs’ Brigade Brigadier General Howell Cobb
Griffith’s Brigade Brigadier General Richard Griffith
Jones’ Brigade Brigadier General David R. Jones
Kershaw’s Brigade Brigadier General Joseph B. Kershaw
McLaws’ Brigade Brigadier General Lafayette McLaws
Toombs’ Brigade Brigadier General Robert Toombs

Cabell’s Reserve Artillery

Reserve Major General Gustavus W. Smith
S.R. Anderson’s Brigade Brigadier General Samuel R. Anderson
Hampton’s Brigade Brigadier General Ambrose R. Wright
Hood’s Brigade Brigadier General William Mahone
Pettigrew’s (Pender’s) Brigade Brigadier General James J. Pettigrew
Whiting’s Brigade Brigadier General W.H.C. Whiting
Carter’s Command at Jamestown Colonel Hill Carter
B. Ewell’s Command at Williamsburg Brigadier General Benjamin S. Ewell
Cavalry Brigade Brigadier General James E. B. Stuart
1st Virginia Cavalry Regiment Colonel Fitzhugh Lee
4th Virginia Cavalry Regiment Major William H. Payne (w 5/5)
Captain R.E. Utterbach
Jefferson Davis (Ms.) Legion Lt. Colonel William T. Martin
Stuart Horse Artillery Captain John Pelham
Artillery Reserve Brigadier General William N. Pendleton
Pendleton’s Corps Brigadier General William N. Pendleton
Washington (La.) Artillery Batalion Colonel James B. Walton