Georgia Civil War Confederate Infantry Units

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The information in this list of Georgia Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site (CWSS). That web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.

Units 1st through 9th

  • 1st Regiment, Georgia Infantry (Ramsey's)
    Formed at Macon, Georgia, in April, 1861. The men were raised in the towns and cities of Newnan, Perry, Augusta, Sandersville, Atlanta, Bainbridge, Quitman, Dahlonega, and Columbus.  Mustered out of service in Macon.  However, many of the men joined the 12th Georgia Artillery Battalion and other Georgia commands.
  • 2nd Battalion, Georgia Infantry
     Assembled at Norfolk, Virginia, in April, 1861. Transferred to A.R. Wright's Brigade. The unit surrendered 8 officers and 74 men in April, 1865.
  • 3rd Battalion, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at the Upson Camp Ground, near The Rock, Georgia, during the summer of 1861.
    In the spring of 1863 the battalion merged into the 37th Georgia Infantry Regiment.
  • 4th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized in April, 1861, at Augusta, Georgia, recruited its companies in the counties of Talbot, Troup, Macon, Gordon, Twiggs, Dougherty, Jasper, Baldwin, and Sumter.  April 9, 1865, it surrendered.
  • 6th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Macon, Georiga, in April, 1861, and soon moved ot Virginia. Its companies were recruited in the counties of Bibb, Crawford, Butts, Baker, Twiggs, Gilmer, Taylor, and Mitchell.  Surrendered with the Army of Tennessee.
  • 8th Battalion, Georgia Infantry
    Organized with six companies during the early spring of 1862 at Savannah, Georgia. Some of the men were from Adairsville and Thornburgh, and Gordon County. Surrendered on April 26, 1865.
  • 9th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized during the late spring of 1861, contained men from Wilkinson, Walton, Chattooga, Clay, Talbot, Baldwin, Fayette, Brooks, Troup, and Sumter counties.

Units 10th through 16th

  • 10th Battalion, Georgia Infantry
    Also called 3rd Battalion] was formed at Americus, Georgia, during the summer of 1862. Its five companies were made up of men from Macon and Sumter counties.
  • 10th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Jonesboro, Georgia, in June, 1861, and in July moved to Virginia. Its companies were recruited in the counties of Clayton, Chattahoochee, De Kalb, Wilcox, Bibb, Richmond, Fayette, and Pulaski.
  • 11th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized in the spring of 1861, contained men from Hall, Lee, Fannin, Houston, Gilmer, Murray, Walton, and Quitman counties.
  • 13th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Also called Bartow Light Infantry] completed its organization in June, 1861, at Griffin, Georgia. Its members were recruited in the counties of Pike, Randolph, Early, Muscogee, Meriwether, Fayette, and Troup.
  • 14th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized by Colonel A.V. Brumby during the spring of 1861 with men recruited in Jasper, Johnson, Pierce, Dougherty, and Worth counties.
  • 15th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized in the spring of 1861 at Athens, Georgia, contained men from Hancock, Stephens, Elbert, Lamar, Warren, Wilkes, Taliaferro, and Oglethorpe counties.

Units 17th through 25th

  • 17th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized in Stewart County, Georgia, during the summer of 1861. Its members were from Columbus and Decatur, and the counties of Webster, Schley, Harris, and Stewart.
  • 18th Battalion, Georgia Infantry
    Oganized during the spring of 1861 with slightly more than 750 men. Its companies were recruited in the counties of Cobb, Newton, Stephens, Jackson, and Dooly.
  • 18th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Formed in the spring of 1862 with men from Savannah. It contained four companies and was also known as the Savannah Guards or Savannah Volunteer Guards.
  • 19th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Assembled during the summer of 1861. Its companies were raised in Henry, Jackson,Douglas, Coweta, Carroll, Mitchell, and Bartow counties.
  • 21st Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Assembled at Richmond, Virginia, during June and July, 1861, recruited its members in Campbell, Floyd, Fulton, Polk, Gordon, Troup, Dale, Stewart, and Chattooga counties.
  • 22nd Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Formed at Big Shanty, Georgia, in September, 1861, with men from Schley, Glascock, Bartow, Lincoln, Washington, Dawson, and Henry counties.
  • 23rd Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Big Shanty, Georgia, in September, 1861, contained men from Bartow, Henderson, Floyd, Pickens, and Cherokee counties.
  • 24th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized during the summer of 1861, recruited its members in White, Banks, Towns, Rabun, Gwinnett, Elbert, and Hall counties
  • 25th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Oganized at Savannah, Georgia, in September, 1861. The men were raised in the counties of Bryan, Screven, Liberty, Telfair, Henry, and Calhoun.

Units 26th through 66th

  • 26th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Also called 13th Regiment] completed its organization in October, 1861, at Brunswick, Georgia. Its companies were recruited in the couties of Charlton, Berrien, Glynn, Twiggs, Clinch, Ware, Coffee, and Wayne.
  • 27th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Formed at Camp Stevens, Georgia, during the summer of 1861, contained men from Pike, Bibb, Jackson, Taylor, Talbot, Appling, Quitman, and Clay counties.
  • 28th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Big Shanty, Georgia, during July and August, 1861, recruited its members in Irwin, Sumter, Washington,Crawford, Cherokee, Stewart, Toombs, Jefferson, and Emanuel counties.
  • 29th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Big Shanty, Georgia, during the summer of 1861, contained men from Thomas, Berrien, Tift, Stephens, and Dougherty counties.
  • 30th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Assembled at Milledgeville, Georgia, in the fall of 1861. Many of its members were recruited in the counties of Butts, Bartow, Fayette, Clayton, and Chattahoochee.
  • 31st Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Also called 27th Regiment] completed its organization in November, 1861, at Cusseta, Georgia. Its companies were from the counties of Muscogee, Chattahoochee, Monroe, Bartow, Pulaski, Dawson, and Newton.
  • 32nd Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Assembled at Savannah, Georgia, in May, 1862, contained men from Savannah and the counties of Washington, Burke, Effingham, and Screven.
  • 34th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized in May, 1862, at Camp McDonald, near Marietta, Georgia, recruited its members in the counties of Bartow, Cherokee, Floyd, Polk, Cobb, Paulding, Carroll, Haralson, and Jackson.
  • 37th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized during the spring of 1863 by consolidating the 3rd and 9th Georgia Infantry Battalions. Many of its members were from Murray, Jackson, Franklin, Elbert, and Hall counties.
  • 39th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Dalton, Georgia, in April, 1862, recruited its members in the counties of Butts, Whitfield, Bartow, Dade, Fayette, Clayton, and Chattahoochee.
  • 40th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized during the fall of 1861 and raised its companies in Bartow, Calhoun, Gordon, Whitfield, Paulding, and Haralson counties.
  • 42nd Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Assembled at Camp McDonald, Georgia, in March, 1862, with men from Gwinnett, De Kalb, Newton, Walton, Fulton, and Calhoun counties.
  • 43rd Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Big Shanty, Georgia, in April, 1862, contained men from Cherokee, Pickens, Cobb, Hall, Forsyth, Jefferson, and Jackson counties.
  • 44th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Completed its organization at Camp Stephens, near Griffin, Georgia, in March, 1862. Its companies were drawn from the counties of Henry, Jasper, Clarke, Clayton, Spalding, Putnum, Fayette, Pike, Morgan, and Greene.
  • 45th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized by Colonel T. Hardeman, Jr. during the winter of 1861-1862. Many of the men were recruited in the counties of Greene, Dooly, Taylor, Gray, Berrien.
  • 46th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Formed during the spring of 1862 with men from Upson, Schley, Harris, Muscogee, Chattahoochee, Webster, Marion, and Talbot counties.
  • 47th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized during the winter of 1861-1862 with men raised in the counties of Mitchell, Randolph, Bullock, Chatham, Screven, Tattnell, Appling, Bryan, Liberty, and Dodge.
  • 48th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Completed its organization at Macon, Georgia, during the winter of 1861-1862. Its companies were recruited in the counties of Burke, Glascock, Warren, Richmond, Jefferson, Emanuel, and Harris.
  • 50th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Savannah, Georgia, during the spring of 1862. Its members were recruited in the counties of Ware, Coffee, Lowndes, Thomas, De Kalb, Clinch, Colquitt, Berrien, and Brooks.
  • 51st Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized in February, 1862, with men from Early, Mitchell, Miller, Terrell, Washington, Randolph, Clay, Daughterty, and Lee counties
  • 52nd Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Atlanta, Georgia, in April, 1862. Many of its members were drawn from the counties of Habersham, White, Towns, and Fannin.
  • 53rd Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Completed its organization during the spring of 1862. Its companies were form Fayette, Baker, Mitchell, Quitman, and Jasper counties.
  • 54th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized at Savannah, Georgia, during the summer of 1862, contained men recruited in the counties of Lamar, Appling, Harris, Muscogee, Bartow, Chatham, and Barrow.
  • 55th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Completed its organization at Camp Randolph, Georgia, in July, 1862. Many of the men were raised in Hall, Walker, and Jackson counties.
  • 56th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Also called 55th Regiment] was organized during the late spring of 1862. Some of the men were from Carroll, Chattahoochee, and Dooly counties.
  • 57th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Also called 54th Regiment] was organized during the spring of 1862. Many of its members were recruited in Troup, Peach, Montgomery, and Oconee counties.
  • 61st Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Also called 26th Regiment] was assembled at Charleston, South Carolina, in May, 1862. It was formed by using the 7th Georgia Battalion as its nucleus.
  • 64th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized during the spring of 1863 and soon moved to Florida. Some of its members were recruited in Johnson and Warren counties.
  • 65th Regiment, Georgia Infantry
    Organized during the spring of 1863 using the infantry battalion of Smith's Georgia Legion as its nucleus. Some of the men were from Gilmer and Floyd counties.

Units A through B

Units C through G

Units H through L

Units M through P

Units R through Y

  • Whiteside's Naval Battalion, Georgia Infantry (Local Defense)