Confederate States Army


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Commanded by General Robert E. Lee

Lee sent Jackson’s Command north to block Pope’s advance, then followed with Longstreet’s Command. Gustavus Smith returned from his sick leave and was left with three divisions to watch McClellan on the Peninsula. After McClellan evacuated his army from the Richmond area the three divisions were brought north and assigned to Longstreet and Jackson at beginning of the Maryland Campaign.

Longstreet’s Command

Major General James Longstreet
Anderson’s Division Major General Richard H. Anderson
Hood’s (Whiting’s) Division Brigadier General John B. Hood
Jones’s Division Brigadier General David R. Jones from Magruder’s Command
Kemper’s Division Brigadier General James Kemper to Jones’ Division
Wilcox’s Division Brigadier General Cadmus Wilcox to Jones’ Division
Evan’s Independent Brigade Brigadier General Nathan G. Evans

Jackson’s Command

Major General Thomas J. Jackson
Ewell’s Division Major General Richard S. Ewell (w 8/28)
Brigadier General Alexander R. Lawton
A. P. Hill’s Division Major General Ambrose Powell Hill
Jackson’s Division Major General Thomas J. Jackson
Robertson’s Cavalry Brigade Brigadier General Beverly Robertson to Cavalry Division 8/17 (below)

Smith’s Command

Major General Gustavus Smith (from 8/14)
Anderson’s Division Major General Richard H. Anderson at Drewry’s Bluff; to Longstreet’s Command (above)
D.H. Hill’s Division Major General Daniel Harvey Hill to Jackson’s Commmand (above)
McLaws’ Division Major General Lafayette McLaws to Jackson’s Commmand (above)

Cavalry Division

Major General James E. B. Stuart
Hampton’s Brigade Brigadier General Wade Hampton
Lee’s Brigade Brigadier General Fitzhugh Lee
Robertson’s Brigade Brigadier General Beverly Robertson from Jackson’s Command 8/17 (above)

Artillery Reserve

Brigadier General William N. Pendleton
First Virginia Artillery Battalion Colonel J. Thompson Brown
2nd Richmond (Va.) Howitzers Captain David Watson
3rd Richmond (Va.) Howitzers Captain Edgar F Moseley (promoted to major)
Captain Benjamin H. Smith
Rockbridge (Va.) Artillery Captain William T. Poague
Powhattan (Va.) Artillery Captain Willis J. Dance
Salem (Va.) Flying Artillery Captain Abraham Hupp
Williamsburg (Va.) Artillery Captain John A. Coke
Jones’ Artillery Battalion   Major Hilary Jones 
Goochland Turner (Va.) Artillery Captain Thomas J. Kirkpatrick
Long Island (Va.) Artillery Captain Abram Wimbish
Morris Artillery Captain Richard C.M. Page to Artillery, D.H. Hill’s Div.
Richmond Orange (Va.) Artillery Captain Thomas Jefferson Peyton to Artillery, D.H. Hill’s Div.
Nelson’s Artillery Battalion   Major William Nelson 
Amherst (Va.) Artillery Captain Thomas J. Kirkpatrick
1st Fluvanna (Va.) Artillery Captain Charles T. Huckstep
2nd Fluvanna (Va.) Artillery Captain John J. Ancell
Milledge’s Regular (Ga.) Battery Captain John Milledge from Richardson’s bat.
Richardson’s Artillery Battalion Major Charles Richardson
Milledge’s Regular (Ga.) Battery Captain John Milledge to Nelson’s bat.
Masters’ (Va.) Siege Battery Captain L. Masters
Sumter Artillery Battalion Lieutenant Colonel Allen S. Cutts
Company A Captain Hugh M. Ross
Company B Captain John V. Price
Company C Captain John Lane
Company D Captain James A. Blackshear
Unassigned
Dabney’s (Va.) Battery Captain W.J. Dabney