Confederate Regiments & BatteriesGeorgia

October 25 Created by consolidating Companies E, F & G of the 20th Georgia Cavalry Battalion with seven companies of the 7th Confederate Cavalry Regiment under the command of Colonel Valentine H. Taliaferro, Lieutenant Colonel Thomas D. Claiborne and Major Jesse H. Sikes. The order to consolidate was originally issued in July but was not executed until October.
Siege of Petersburg

Assigned to Young’s Brigade, Hampton’s-Butler’s Division, Cavalry Corps, Army of Northern Virginia

Carolinas Campaign

Moved to North Carolina and assigned to Young’s Brigade, Butler’s Division, Hampton’s Cavalry Command

March 19-21
Battle of Bentonville
April Assigned to Logan’s Brigade, Butler’s Division, Hampton’s Cavalry Command, Army of Tennessee.
April 26
Durham Station

The regiment was surrendered by General Johnston.