The Civil War in the East

U.S. Army

Army of the Potomac

Major General Joseph Hooker

 

         
   
   
         

The Cavalry Division was expanded into the three-division Cavalry Corps

Headquarters

   

 

 

 

First Corps

Brigadier General John F. Reynolds

 

1st Division

Bde Gen. James S. Wadsworth (until 2/27)

Bde Gen. S. Meredith

 

2nd Division

Bde Gen. J.C. Robinson

 

3rd Division

Bde Gen. A. Doubleday (except 2/3 - 2/5)

Colonel R. P. Cummings (2/3 - 2/5)

 

Second Corps

Major General Oliver O. Howard (until 2/5)

Major General Darius N. Couch

 

1st Division

Bde Gen. S. K. Zook (until 2/20)

Bde Gen. W. S. Hancock

 

2nd Division

Bde Gen. J. T. Owen (until 2/7)

Bde Gen. O. O. Howard

 

3rd Division

Major General W. H. French

 

Third Corps

Maj. Gen. Daniel Sickles

 

1st Division

Maj. Gen. David Birney

 

2nd Division

Bde. Gen. J. B. Carr (until 2/8)

Bde. Gen. Hiram Berry

 

3rd Division

Bde. Gen. A. W. Whipple

 

Fifth Army Corps

Brigadier General Charles Griffin (2/1)

Major General George Sykes (2/1 - 2/5 & 2/16 - 2/23)

Major General George Meade (2/5 - 2/16 & after 2/28)

Major General Andrew A. Humphreys (2/23 - 2/28)

1st Division

Colonel James Barnes (until 2/1)

Bde. Gen. Charles Griffin

 

2nd Division

Brigadier General G. Sykes

 

3rd Division

Colonel E. M. Gregory (until 2/12)

Bde. Gen. A. A. Humphreys

 

Sixth Army Corps

Major Gen. William F. Smith (until 2/4)

Major General John Sedgwick

 

1st Division

Brigadier General W. T. H. Brooks

 

2nd Division

Brigadier General A. P. Howe

 

3rd Division

Bde. Gen. Charles Devens Jr.

Bde. Gen. John Newton

 

Ninth Army Corps

Major General John Sedgwick (until 2/5)

Major General William F. Smith

1st Division

Bde. Gen. W. W. Burns (until 2/7)

Bde. Gen. Orlando B. Wilcox (after 2/7)

 

2nd Division

Bde. Gen. S. D. Sturgis (until 2/7)

Bde. Gen. Edward Ferrero (after 2/7)

 

3rd Division

Bde. Gen. George W. Getty


 

Eleventh Army Corps

Major General Carl Schurz (until 2/5)

Major General Franz Sigel (2/5 - 2/22)

Brigadier General Adolph Von Steinwehr (after 2/22)

1st Division

Bde. Gen. N. C. McLean (until 2/5)

Bde. Gen. Julius H. Stahel

 

2nd Division

Bde. Gen, A. Von Steinwehr (until 2/22)

Colonel A. Bushbeck

 

3rd Division

Bde. Gen. A.Schimmelfenning (until 2/5)

Bde. Gen. Carl Schurz

 

Twelfth Army Corps

Major General Henry W. Slocum

1st Division

Bde. Gen. Alpheus Williams

 

2nd Division

Bde. Gen. John W. Geary

 

Cavalry Division

Brigadier General A. Pleasonton

expanded into Cavalry Corps 2/22 (below)

1st Brigade

Colonel William Gamble

 

2nd Brigade

Colonel T. C. Devens

 

Averill's Brigade

Colonel J. K. Kerr

 

Bayard's Brigade

Bde. Gen. David McM. Gregg

 

Cavalry Corps

Major General George Stoneman

 

1st Division

Brigadier General Alfred Pleasonton

 

2nd Division

Brigadier General W. W. Averill

 

3rd Division

Brigadier General David McM. Gregg

 




 
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