Confederate Units at Yorktown, 1862
ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA
Left Wing: Maj. Gen. D.H. Hill
Rodes's Brigade: Brig. Gen. Robert E. Rodes
Featherston's Brigade: Brig. Gen. Winfield S. Featherston
Early's Brigade: Brig. Gen. Jubal A. Early
Rains's Brigade: Brig. Gen. Gabriel J. Rains
Ward's Command (Attached): Col. George T. Ward
Crump's Command (Gloucester Point): Col. Charles A. Crump
Source: To The Gates of Richmond by Stephen Sears, 1992
Did You Know?
The Yorktown Monument to "The Alliance and Victory" was the first monument authorized by the Federal Government. It was authorized on October 29, 1781, just ten days after the victory at Yorktown. However, construction on the monument did not begin until 1881. It was completed in 1884.