• The village of Appomattox Court House from the west, the McLean House is on the right.

    Appomattox Court House

    National Historical Park Virginia

Army of Northern Virginia

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        General Robert E. Lee

General Robert E. Lee

(28,231)

First and Third Army Corps (Combined)

Second Army Corps

Additional Units

(Numbers in parentheses indicate the number of soldiers paroled at Appomattox)

Provost Guard: Major D. B. Bridgeford

1st Battalion Virginia Infantry (139)

44th Battalion Virginia Cavalry, Company B

Escort

39th Battalion Virginia Cavalry (92)

Engineers: Colonel T. M. R. Talcott

1st Confederate Engineers (191)

2nd Confederate Engineers (94)

Artillery: Brigadier General William N. Pendleton (artillery is divided up between the four infantry and one cavalry corps)

Did You Know?

NY Herald, 'last shot' sketch 1865

In the last battle at Appomattox Court House, fought literally hours before Lee and Grant met for the surrender, nearly 700 men became casualties: killed, wounded, or captured.