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Flag of Virginia during the Civil War

Virginia provided the following units to the Virginia Militia and the Provisional Army of the Confederate States (PACS) during the American Civil War.

Infantry Units (PACS)

Infantry Brigades

  • 1st Virginia Brigade (Stonewall Brigade)
  • 2nd Virginia Brigade Cdrs: John M. Jones
  • 3rd Virginia Brigade
  • Wise Legion

Infantry Regiments

Infantry Battalions

Cavalry Units (PACS)

Cavalry Brigades

  • 1st (Stuart's) Virginia Cavalry Brigade
  • 2nd Virginia Cavalry Brigade
  • 3rd (Wickham's) Virginia Cavalry Brigade
  • 4th Virginia Cavalry Brigade (Laurel Brigade)

Cavalry Regiments

Cavalry Battalions, Companies, and Mounted Rifle Guards

  • O'Ferrall's Battalion Virginia Cavalry
  • Davis' Battalion Virginia Cavalry
  • Vandementer's Battalion Virginia Cavalry
  • 1st Battalion Virginia Mounted Riflemen
  • Varina Troop (Henrico Mounted Rangers)
  • 64th Virginia Mounted Infantry
  • 1st Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Guard
  • 2nd Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Guard
  • 3rd Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Guard
  • 4th Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Guard
  • 5th Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Guard
  • 8th Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Guard
  • 9th Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Guard
  • 11th Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Patrol Guard
  • 12th Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Guard
  • 13th Congressional District, Virginia Mounted Guard
  • Harness' Independent Company, Virginia Cavalry
  • McFarlane's Virginia Cavalry Company
  • Moorman's Virginia Cavalry Company (Greenbrier)
  • Wilson's Virginia Cavalry Company
  • Young's Virginia Cavalry Company (converted Howitzers, Marine Artillery)

Irregular Warfare Units

  • Swann's Battalion Virginia Cavalry (Carpenter's)
  • Major Counts' Battalion Virginia Cavalry
  • Hounshell's Battalion Virginia Partisan Rangers
  • Baldwin's Squadron, Partisan Rangers Company
  • Captain McNeill's Virginia Partisan Ranger Company
  • Captain Thurmond's Virginia Partisan Rangers Company

Artillery Units (PACS)

Virginia Artillery Regiments

Virginia Artillery Battalions

  • 1st Battalion (Hardaway's Moseley's)
  • 4th Battalion, Virginia Heavy Artillery
  • 7th Battalion, Virginia Heavy Artillery
  • 10th Battalion, Virginia Heavy Artillery (Allen's)
  • 12th Battalion, Virginia Light Artillery
  • 13th Battalion, Virginia Light Artillery
  • 16th Battalion, Virginia Heavy Artillery
  • 18th Battalion, Virginia Light Artillery
  • 18th Battalion, Virginia Heavy Artillery
  • 19th Battalion, Virginia Heavy Artillery (Atkinson's)
  • 20th Battalion, Virginia Heavy Artillery
  • 38th Battalion, Virginia Light Artillery (Read's)

Virginia Artillery Batteries

  • 1st Regiment, Virginia Light Artillery (Pendleton's)
  • 2nd Richmond Battery
  • Albemarle Artillery
  • Alleghany Rough Artillery (Light)
  • Amherst Artillery (Light)
  • Barr's Battery (Light)
  • Bayley's Battery (Virginia Heavy Artillery)
  • Bedford Artillery (Light)
  • Bethel Artillery
  • Botetourt Artillery (Heavy)
  • Branch Field Artillery (Light)
  • Bryan Artillery
  • Campbell Battery
  • Caroline Artillery (Light)
  • Charlottesville Artillery (Light)
  • Chesapeake Artillery
  • Chew's Battery
  • Crenshaw Battery
  • Danville Artillery (Light)
  • Dixie Artillery (Light)
  • Everett Artillery
  • Fluvanna Artillery (Light)
  • Fredericksburg Artillery
  • Giles Artillery (Light)(McComas Battery)
  • Halifax Artillery
  • Hanover Artillery (Light)
  • Henrico Artillery
  • Jackson Artillery (Light)
  • James City Artillery
  • Johnston Artillery (Heavy)
  • Lee Battery
  • Letcher Artillery (Light)
  • Levi's or Barr's Battery
  • Long Island Artillery (Light)
  • Loudoun Artillery (Light)
  • Lunenberg Artillery (Heavy)
  • Magruder Artillery (Light)
  • Manchester Artillery (Light)
  • Marion Artillery (Wilkinson's Battery) (Virginia Heavy Artillery)
  • Matthews Artillery (Light)
  • Middlesex Artillery (Fleet's Battery)
  • Montroe Artillery (Light)
  • Nelson Artillery (Light)
  • New Market Artillery (Light)
  • Norfolk Light Artillery Blues
  • Nottoway Artillery (Light)
  • Orange Artillery (Light)
  • Page's Battery
  • Pamunkey Artillery (Heavy)
  • Pittsylvania Artillery (Light)
  • Portsmouth Artillery (Light), Grimes Battery
  • Powhatan Artillery
  • Purcell Artillery (Light)
  • Richmond Flying Artillery (Light)
  • Richmond Howitzers
  • Rockbridge Artillery (Light)
  • Salem Flying Artillery
  • Saltville Artillery
  • Southside Artillery
  • Staunton Artillery (Light)
  • Staunton Hill Artillery
  • Surry Artillery (Light)
  • Turner Artillery (Light)
  • United Artillery
  • Winchester Artillery (Cutshaw's Battery)
  • Wise Artillery (Light)

Virginia Horse Artillery

  • 1st Stuart's Horse Artillery (John Pelham Battery - a Maryland Confederate unit)
  • 2nd Stuart's Light Horse Artillery
  • Callahan's Horse Artillery
  • Moorman's/Shoemaker's Battery
  • Petersburg Artillery

Virginia Militia Units

Virginia State Line

  • 1st Regiment, Virginia State Line
  • 2nd Regiment, Virginia State Line
  • 3rd Regiment, Virginia State Line
  • 4th Regiment, Virginia State Line
  • 5th Regiment, Virginia State Line

Virginia Militia Regiments

  • 2nd Regiment Militia (Accomack Co.)[1]
  • 3rd Regiment Militia (Orange Co.)
  • 4th Regiment Militia (Ohio Co. WV)
  • 5th Regiment Militia (Culpeper Co.)
  • 6th Regiment Militia (Essex Co.)
  • 7th Regiment Militia (Norfolk Co.)
  • 8th Regiment Militia (Augusta Co.)
  • 9th Regiment Militia (King & Queen Co.)
  • 12th Regiment Militia (Bedford Co.)
  • 13th Regiment Militia (Shenandoah Co.)
  • 14th Regiment Militia (Hardy Co. WV)
  • 15th Regiment Militia (Sussex Co.)
  • 16th Regiment Militia (Spottsylvania Co.)
  • 17th Brigade Militia (Campbell Co.)
  • 19th Regiment Militia (City of Richmond)
  • 21st Regiment Militia (Glouchester Co.)
  • 25th Regiment Militia (King George Co.)
  • 26th Regiment Militia (Charlotte Co.)
  • 29th Regiment Militia (Isle of Wight Co.)
  • 31st Regiment Militia (Frederick Co.)
  • 32nd Regiment Militia (Augusta Co.)
  • 33rd Regiment Militia (Henrico Co.)
  • 34th Regiment Militia (Culpeper Co.)
  • 35th Regiment Militia (Wythe Co.)
  • 36th Regiment Militia (Prince William Co.)
  • 37th Regiment Militia (Northumberland Co.)
  • 38th Regiment Militia (Goochland Co.)
  • 39th Regiment Militia (Town of Petersburg)
  • 40th Regiment Militia (Louisa Co.)
  • 41st Regiment Militia (Richmond Co.)
  • 42nd Regiment Militia (Pittsylvania Co.)
  • 43rd Regiment Militia (Franklin Co.)
  • 44th Regiment Militia (Fauquier Co.)
  • 46th Regiment Militia (Pendelton Co. WV)
  • 47th Regiment Militia (Albemarle Co.)
  • 49th Regiment Militia (Nottoway Co.)
  • 51st Regiment Militia (Frederick Co.)
  • 52nd Regiment Militia (New Kent Co. and Charles City Co.)
  • 53rd Regiment Militia (Campbell Co.)
  • 54th Regiment Militia (City of Norfolk)
  • 55th Regiment Militia (Jefferson Co. WV)
  • 56th Regiment Militia (Loudon Co.)
  • 57th Regiment Militia (Loudon Co.)
  • 58th Regiment Militia (eastern Rockingham Co.)
  • 59th Regiment Militia (Nansemond Co.)
  • 61st Regiment Militia (Mathews Co.)
  • 64th Regiment Militia Henry County, Virginia
  • 66th Regiment Militia (Brunswick Co.)
  • 67th Regiment Militia (Berkeley Co. WV)
  • 68th Regiment Militia (James City Co. and part of York Co.)
  • 70th Regiment Militia (Washington Co.)
  • 72nd Regiment Militia (Russell Co.)
  • 74th Regiment Militia (Hanover Co.)
  • 77th Regiment Militia (Hampshire Co. WV)
  • 78th Regiment Militia (Grayson Co.)
  • 79th Regiment Militia (Greenbrier Co.)
  • 82nd Regiment Militia (Madison Co.)
  • 83rd Regiment Militia (Dinwiddie Co.)
  • 84th Regiment Militia (Halifax Co.)
  • 86th Regiment Militia (Giles Co.)
  • 87th Regiment Militia (King Williams Co.)
  • 88th Regiment Militia (Albemarle Co.)
  • 89th Regiment Militia (Morgan Co.)
  • 90th Regiment Militia (Amherst Co.)
  • 92nd Regiment Militia (Lancaster Co.)
  • 93rd Regiment Militia (Augusta Co.)
  • 94th Regiment Militia (Lee Co.)
  • 95th Regiment Militia (Norfolk Co.)
  • 97th Regiment Militia (Spitler's Militia, Shenandoah Co.)
  • 105th Regiment Militia (Washington Co.)
  • 107th Regiment Militia (Randolph Co., WV)
  • 108th Regiment Militia (Monroe Co.)
  • 109th Regiment Militia (Middlesex Co.)
  • 110th Regiment Militia (Franklin Co.)
  • 111th Regiment Militia (Westmoreland Co.)
  • 112th Regiment Militia (Tazewell Co.)
  • 114th Regiment Militia (Hampshire Co., WV)
  • 115th Regiment Militia (Elizabeth City Co., Warwick Co., and part of York Co.)
  • 116th Regiment Militia (western Rockingham Co.)
  • 117th Regiment Militia (Campbell Co.)
  • 120th Regiment Militia (Cabell Co., WV)
  • 121st Regiment Militia (Botetourt Co.)
  • 122nd Regiment Militia (Frederick Co.)
  • 125th Regiment Militia (Lewis Co., WV)
  • 127th Regiment Militia
  • 129th Regiment Militia
  • 130th Regiment Militia (Floyd Co.)
  • 132nd Regiment Militia
  • 133rd Regiment Militia (Upshur Co., WV)
  • 135th Regiment Militia
  • 136th Regiment Militia
  • 139th Regiment Militia
  • 140th Regiment Militia
  • 144th Regiment Militia
  • 145th Regiment Militia
  • 146th Regiment Militia
  • 151st Regiment Militia
  • 155th Regiment Militia
  • 157th Regiment Militia
  • 160th Regiment Militia
  • 161st Regiment Militia (Augusta Co.)
  • 162nd Regiment Militia
  • 164th Regiment Militia (Washington Co.)
  • 166th Regiment Militia
  • 167th Regiment Militia (Wayne Co., WV)
  • 179th Regiment Militia
  • 183rd Regiment Militia (Wythe Co.)
  • 184th Regiment Militia
  • 185th Regiment Militia
  • 187th Regiment Militia
  • 188th Regiment Militia (Tazewell Co.)
  • 189th Regiment Militia
  • 190th Regiment Militia (Wyoming Co., WV)
  • 198th Regiment Militia
  • Washington County Militia

Virginia Local Defense Battalions

  • 1st Battalion, Virginia Infantry, Local Defense (Ordnance Battalion)
  • 2nd Battalion, Virginia Infantry, Local Defense (Waller's/Quartermaster Battalion)
  • 3rd Battalion, Virginia Infantry, Local Defense (Departmental)
  • 4th Battalion, Virginia Infantry, Local Defense (Naval/Navy Department Battalion)
  • 5th Battalion, Virginia Infantry, Local Defense (Arsenal Battalion)
  • 6th Battalion, Virginia Infantry, Local Defense (Tredegar Battalion)
  • 7th Battalion, Virginia Infantry, Local Defense (1st Nitre Battalion)

Virginia Federal Units

  • 1st Regiment Loyal Eastern Virginia Volunteers
  • 1st Regiment, Virginia Infantry
  • 16th Regiment, Virginia Infantry
  • Dameron's Independent Company, Virginia Volunteers
  • Loudoun Rangers

See also

References

  1. Virginia. Adjutant General's Office. Military Laws. Richmond, VA: Shepherd & Pollard, 1820. Print.
  • Armstrong, Richard L., Eleventh Virginia Infantry (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1989. ISBN 978-0-930919-68-9
  • Alderman, John P., Twenty Ninth Virginia Infantry (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1989. ISBN 978-0-930919-66-5
  • Ashcraft, John M., Thirty First Virginia Infantry (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1988. ISBN 978-0-930919-59-7
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  • Driver, Robert J., The First and Second Rockbridge Artillery (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 2nd edition, 1987. ISBN 978-0-930919-35-1
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  • Ruffner, Kevin Conley, Forty Fourth Virginia Infantry (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1987. ISBN 978-0-930919-47-4
  • Scott, J. L., Forty Fifth Virginia Infantry (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1989. ISBN 978-0-930919-80-1
  • Sherwood, W. Cullen, The Nelson Artillery - Lamkin and Rives batteries (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1991. ISBN 978-1-56190-019-0
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  • Trask, Benjamin H., 9th Virginia Infantry (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1984. ISBN 978-0-930919-10-8
  • Trask, Benjamin H., Sixty First Virginia Infantry (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1988. ISBN 978-0-930919-64-1
  • Wallace, Lee A, Jr., Fifth Virginia Infantry (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1988. ISBN 978-0-930919-51-1
  • Wallace, Lee, The Richmond Howitzers (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1994. ISBN 978-1-56190-057-2
  • Wallace, Lee A, Jr., Seventeenth Virginia Infantry (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1990. ISBN 978-1-56190-003-9
  • Weaver, Jeffrey C., The Nottoway Artillery & Barr's Battery Virginia Light Artillery (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1994. ISBN 978-1-56190-063-3
  • Weaver, Patti O., Reserves (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 2002. ISBN 978-1-56190-120-3
  • West, P. Michael, 30th Battalion Virginia Sharpshooters (The Virginia regimental histories series). H. E. Howard, 1st edition, 1995. ISBN 978-1-56190-081-7

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