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The following Confederate States Army units and commanders fought in the First Battle of Winchester of the American Civil War. The Union order of battle is listed separately.

Abbreviations used

Military rank


  • w = wounded
  • mw = mortally wounded
  • k = killed
  • c = captured

Department of the Valley

MG Thomas J. Jackson

Forces at Winchester

MG Thomas J. Jackson

Division Brigade Regiment or Other

Jackson's Division
     MG Thomas J. Jackson

First (Stonewall) Brigade

   BG Charles S. Winder

Second (Campbell’s) Brigade

   Col J.A. Campbell (w)
   Col John M. Patton

Third (Taliaferro's) Brigade

   Col Samuel V. Fulkerson


   Col Stapleton Crutchfield

  • Poague's Battery - Cpt William T. Poague
  • Wooding's Battery - Cpt George W. Wooding
  • Carpenter's Battery - Cpt Joseph Carpenter
  • Caskie's Battery - Cpt William H. Caskie
  • Carrington's Virginia Battery - Cpt Joseph Carrington
  • Cutshaw's Battery - Cpt Wilfred E. Cutshaw (w); Lt John Carpenter
Division Brigade Regiment or Other

Ewell's Division
     MG Richard S. Ewell

Second (Steuart's) Brigade

   Col W.C. Scott

Fourth (Elzey's) Brigade

   BG Arnold Elzey

Seventh (Trimble's) Brigade

   BG Isaac Trimble

  • 15th Alabama Infantry - Col James Cantey
  • 21st Georgia Infantry - Col John T. Mercer
  • 16th Mississippi Infantry - Col Carnot Posey
  • 21st North Carolina Infantry - Col William W. Kirkland (w)
Eighth (Taylor's) Brigade

   BG Richard Taylor

Independent Command


   Col Stapleton Crutchfield

  • Brockenbrough’s Battery - Cpt John B. Brockenbrough
  • Courtney’s Battery - Cpt A. R. Courtney
  • Lusk’s Battery - Cpt John A. M. Lusk
  • Raine’s Battery - Cpt Charles I. Raine
  • Rice's Battery - Cpt William H. Rice
Cavalry Brigade

   BG George H. Steuart


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