The Civil War in the East

U.S. Army - Army of the Potomac

Fifth Army Corps

Major General Nathaniel P. Banks

 

         
   
   
         

Created March 3, 1862 by General Order #101 and announced March 13, 1862

First Division

Brigadier General Alpheus S. Williams

First Brigade

Colonel Dudley Donnelly

 

Second Brigade

Brigadier General J. J. Abercrombie

from Banks' Division

Third Brigade

Colonel George Gordon

 

Second Division

Brigadier General James Shields

First Brigade

Colonel Nathan Kimball

 

Second Brigade

Colonel J. C. Sullivan

from West Virginia, Lander's Div.

Third Brigade

Brigadier General Erasmus B. Tyler

 

Cavalry Command

Brigadier General John P. Hatch

1st Maine Cavalry Regiment (7 cos.)

 

from Augusta, Me. 3/14 - 3/28

1st Maryland Potomac Home Bde. Cav.

 

from West Virginia, Lander's Div.

1st Michigan Cavalry Regiment

 

from Banks' Division

5th New York Cavalry Regiment

 

from Dix's Div., Baltimore

8th New York Cavalry Regiment

 

from Army Potomac Cavalry Bde.

Ringgold Pennsylvania Cavalry

 

from West Virginia, Lander's Div.

1st Ohio Cavalry Regimnet, Cos. A & C

 

from West Virginia, Lander's Div.

Washington Co. Pennsylvania Cavalry

 

from West Virginia, Lander's Div.

1st Rhode Island Cavalry Regiment

 

from Banks' Division

1st Vermont Cavary Regiment

 

from Banks' Division

1st West Virginia Cavalry Regiment

 

from West Virginia, Lander's Div.

Unattached

 

1st Maryland Potomac Home Bde. Inf.

 

from Railroad District

4th Maryland Potomac Home Bde. Inf.

 




 
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