United States Army


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Commanded by:
Major General Benjamin F. Butler (until 8/17)
Major General John Wool 

Fortress Monroe and Camp Hamilton
1st Massachusetts Infantry Battalion to Newport News 8/18 (below)
16th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment  Colonel Powell T. Wyman from Massachusetts 8/17
3rd New York Infantry Regiment Lt. Colonel Samuel M. Alford
10th New York Infantry Regiment Lt. Colonel Alexander Elder
20th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Max Weber
99th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel David W. Wardop
1st New York Mounted Rifles Major Charles C. Dodge
2nd United States Artillery, Battery B
2nd United States Artillery, Battery L
4th United States Artillery, Battery D
4th United States Artillery, Battery L
Newport News
1st Massachusetts Infantry Battalion from Fortress Monroe 8/18 (above)
7th Massachusetts Independent Battery
1st New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Garrett W. Dyckman
2nd New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Joseph B. Carr
7th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel John E. Bendix (res. 8/1)
Colonel Edward Kapff
9th New York Infantry Regiment Colonel Rush Hawkins Cos. C, G & H detached for Hatteras Expedition
1st Vermont Infantry Regiment Lt. Colonel Peter T. Washburn  to Vermont to muster out 8/4