Confederate States Army

 October 1861 • to November >

Consisting of the area between Powell River and the mouth of the Potomac River including North Neck and the counties on either side of the Rappahannock River from its mouth to Fredericksburg.

Commanded by Major General Theophilus H. Holmes

1st Brigade Brigadier General Samuel G. French
2nd Arkansas Battalion Major William N. Bronaugh
35th Georgia Infantry Regiment Colonel Edward Lloyd Thomas
22nd North Carolina Infantry Regiment Colonel J. Johnston Pettigrew
2nd Tenessee Infantry Colonel William B. Bate
47th Virginia Infantry Regiment Colonel George W. Richardson
Fredericksburg (VA) Artillery Captain Carter M. Braxton
Maryland Flying Artillery
2nd Brigade Brigadier General John G. Walker
1st Arkansas Infantry Regiment Colonel James F. Fagan Aquia & Potomac Creeks
1st Regiment North Carolina State Troops Colonel Montford S. Stokes Brooke’s Station
2nd Regiment North Carolina State Troops Colonel Charles Courtenay Tew Aquia & Potomac Creeks
3rd Regiment North Carolina State Troops Colonel W. Gaston Meares Aquia & Potomac Creeks
30th Virginia Infantry Regiment Colonel Richard Milton Carey Frederickburg
Stafford (VA) Battery Captain John R. Cooke Brooke’s Station
Purcell (VA) Artillery Captain R. Lindsay Walker Aquia & Potomac Creeks
40th Virginia Infantry Regiment Colonel John M. Brockenbrough Northern Neck
55th Virginia Infantry Regiment Colonel Francis Mallory Near Tappahannock
1st Virginia Cavalry Battalion Lieutenant Colonel John E. Johnson