Confederate Regiments & BatteriesVirginia


March 29 Formed from seven companies taken from the 1st Virginia Cavalry Regiment, Wise Legion, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel J. Lucius Davis (West Point Class of 1833). Assigned to the Department of the Peninsula.
Siege of Yorktown
May Assigned to Cavalry Brigade, Army of Northern Virginia
May 5
Battle of Williamsburg
June 25-July 1
Seven Days Battles
July Assigned to Hampton’s Brigade, Cavalry Division, Army of Northern Virginia
August 5
White Oak Swamp
September 17
Battle of Sharpsburg (Antietam)
September 24 Three companies were added and the battalion was redesignated as the 10th Virginia Cavalry Regiment.