Confederate States Order of Battle

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Fort Donelson Confederate States of America Order of Battle

Brigadier General John B. Floyd, Commanding

Brigadier General Gideon J. Pillow's Division

Colonel Heiman's Brigade

10th, 30th, 42nd, 48th, 53d Tennessee Infantry

27th Alabama Infantry

Maney's Tennessee Battery Light Artillery

Colonel Simonton's Brigade

1st, 3d Mississippi Infantry

7th Texas Infantry

8th Kentucky Infantry

Colonel Wharton's Brigade

51st, 56th Virginia Infantry

Colonel Drake's Brigade

4th Mississippi Infantry

15th Arkansas Infantry

26th Alabama Infantry ( 2 companies)

Colonel Baldwin's Brigade

26th Tennessee Infantry

20th, 26th Mississippi Infantry


Guy's Battery, Goochland (VA) Light Artillery

Green's Tennessee Battery Light Artillery

French's Virginia Battery Light Artillery

Brigadier General Simon B. Buckner's Division

Colonel Brown's Brigade

3d, 18th, 32nd Tennessee Infantry

Porter's Tennessee Battery Light Artillery

Graves' Cumberland Kentucky Light Artillery

Colonel Baldwin's Brigade

2d Kentucky Infantry

14th Mississippi Infantry

41st Tennessee Infantry

Jackson's Virginia Battery Light Artillery

Colonel Nathan B. Forrest's Cavalry Brigade

3d Tennessee Cavalry Regiment

9th Tennessee Cavalry Battalion

1st Kentucky Cavalry Regiment

Colonel John W. Head's Fort Donelson Garrison Units

30th, 49th, 50th Tennessee Infantry

Maury's Tennessee Battery Light Artillery (Ross)

Taylor's Company Tennessee Light Artillery (Stankiewicz)

Water Battery Heavy Artillery (Culbertson)

CSA War Dept Tablet

United States War Department tablet showing Confederate troop strengths and estimated casualties from the 1862 Battle of Fort Donelson.

Last updated: April 14, 2015

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