Organized for one year’s service.
Company A – Rutherford County – Captain Steve White
|May 6||Mustered into Confederate Service at Nashville under the command of Colonel William B. Bate, Lieutenant Colonel D.l. Goodall, and Major W.R. Doak.|
|May 9-17||Moved by rail to Lynchburg, Virginia and then Richmond, Virginia.|
|May 20-22||Moved by rail to Richmond|
|May 27||Moved to Fredericksburg to Camp Mercer on the Fredericksburg Agricultural Fairgrounds.|
|July 20||Arrived at Camp Wigfall near Union Mills, Virginia.|
The regiment moved in the afternoon to the Lewis farm on Bull Run. It was not involved in the fightig but came under artillery fire while changing position on the field.
|July 22||Stationed at Camp Wigfall.|
|July 23-24||Moved to Evansport on the Potomac River and was stationed at camp Winchester.|
|October 22||Assigned to 2nd (French’s) Brigade, Aquia District, Department of Northern Virginia|
|February||The regiment reenlisted for the duration of the war, then returned to Tennessee, spending most of the rest of the war in the Western Theater.|
|March||Rendezvoused at Huntsville.|
|April 2||The regiment reorganized,|
Battle of Shiloh
The regiment was assigned to Cleburn’s Brigade of Hardee’s Corps. It brought 365 men to the field and lost 235 casualties. Colonel Bate was badly wounded, and woul not return to the regiment. Captain John A. Butler was elected lieutenant colonel.
Battle of Richmond, Kentucky
The regiment loast 112 men out of the 300 engaged. Lieutenant Colonel Butler was killed.
Battle of Perryville
Captain C. P. Moore commanded the regiment.
Captain W. D. Robison was elected colonel.
Battle of Murfreesboro (Stones River)
The regiment lost 4 men killed and 59 wounded.
Battle of Chickamauga
The regiment brought 264 men to the field and lost 159 casualties.
Battle of Missionary Ridge
Battle of Ringgold Gap
Lieutenant Colonel William J. Hale commanded the regiment, which numbered 133 men.
Battle of Resaca
Battle of New Hope Church
Battle of Kennesaw Mountain
Battle of Peachtree Creek
Lieutenant Colonel Hale was captured with two companies, totalling only 40 men.
|August 31-September 1||
Battle of Jonesboro
Colonel Robison was badly wounded and Major William Driver was killed.
Battle of Franklin
Battle of Nashville
Only 65 men were left after the battle.
Battle of Bentonville
Major W. H. Wilkinson was killed commanding the regiment.
|April 9||Consolidated with the 3rd, 10th, 15th, 18th, 20th, 26th, 30th, 32nd, 37th, and 45th Tennessee Infantry Regiments as the 4th Tennessee Consolidated Infantry.|
|April 26||Surrendered at Greensborough, North Carolina|