3rd Battalion Mounted Rifles [also called 1st or 10th Battalion] was organized during the
late summer of 1862. The unit served in the Department of East Tennessee, and later in the
Department of Western Virginia and East Tennessee. It skirmished in various conflicts in
Tennessee, Kentucky, and Virginia, then surrendered at Bowling Green, Kentucky, in April, 1865.
The field officers were Lieutenant Colonel E.F. Clay, and Majors P.M. Everett and J.B. Holladay.