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Wednesday, July 24, 2013

. . . and the units they commanded

General Micah Jenkin's Brigade consisted of :

  • 1st South Carolina Volunteer Infantry-Col. F. W. Kilpatrick
  • 2nd South Carolina Rifles-Col. Thomas Thomson
  • 5th South Carolina Infantry-Col A. Coward
  • 6th South Carolina Infantry-Col John Bratton
  • Hampton Legion-Col. M. W. Gary
  • Palmetto (SC) Sharpshooters-Col. Joseph Walker
present for duty-184 officers and 2,108 men
General M. W. Ransom's Brigade consisted of :

  • 24th North Carolina Infantry-Col. William J. Clarke
  • 25th North Carolina Infantry-Col. Henry M. Rutledge
  • 35th North Carolina Infantry-Col. John, G. Jones
  • 49th North Carolina Infantry-Col. Lee M. McAfee
  • 56th North Carolina Infantry-Col. Paul F. Faison
present for duty-109 officers and 2,826


source: Organization of Troops in the Department of North Carolina, commanded by Maj. Gen. D. H. Hill, C. S. Army, June 30, 1863 and Abstract from return in the Department of North Carolina, commanded by Maj. Gen. D. H. Hill, C. S. Army, June 30, 1863; headquarters, near Richmond, Va.



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