Confederate States Army


October 1861to November >

Commanded by Major General Thomas J. Jackson

The Valley district was created October 22, 1861 under Major General Thomas J. Jackson, with headquarters at Winchester, Virginia. “The Valley District will embrace the section of country between the Blue Ridge and the Alleghany Mountains”

Bogg’s Brigade Virginia Militia Brigadier General Boggs
Carson’s Brigade Virginia Militia Brigadier General James H. Carson
31st Virginia Militia Regiment Colonel R.F. Baldwin
51st Virginia Militia Regiment Colonel C.E. Shryock
55th Virginia Militia Regiment Colonel J.J. Grantham
67th Virginia Militia Regiment Colonel J. Sencendiver
89th Virginia Militia Regiment Colonel Samuel Johnston
122nd Virginia Militia Regiment Colonel W. Dearmont
Meem’s Brigade Virginia Militia Brigadier General G.S. Meem

 

from OFFICIAL RECORDS: Series 1, vol 5, Part 1 p.925 & 933