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''[[United States of America|United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky|Kentucky]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky Military Records|Kentucky Military]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky in the Civil War|Kentucky in the Civil War]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Kentucky Civil War Confederate Units A through Z''  
 
''[[United States of America|United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky|Kentucky]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky Military Records|Kentucky Military]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Kentucky in the Civil War|Kentucky in the Civil War]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Kentucky Civil War Confederate Units A through Z''  
  
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The information in this list of Kentucky 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.
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*[[Beck's Company, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)|Beck's Company, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)]]<br>No history found.<br>
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*[[Blackburn Guards, Kentucky Volunteers (Confederate)|Blackburn Guards, Kentucky Volunteers (Confederate)]]<br>No history found.<br>
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*[[Bolen's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Bolen's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>Assembled in August, 1863, and contained men from five different regiments of J.H. Morgan's dispersed command. It was assigned to B.W. Duke's Brigade in the Department of Western Virginia and East Tennessee, and saw action in several conflicts in Kentucky, Tennessee, and Virginia. During January, 1865, only 32 effectives were present and the battalion disbanded. Captain John B. Dortch was in command. <br>
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*[[Bolen's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Bolen's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Buckner Guards, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Buckner Guards, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit..<br>
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*Butler's, see [[1st Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Butler's) (Confederate)]]<br>
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*[[Byrne's Company, Kentucky Horse Artillery (Confederate)|Byrne's Company, Kentucky Horse Artillery (Confederate)]]<br>Organized in early summer of 1861 at Camp Boone, Tennessee. <br>Captain Edward P. Byrne in command.<br>
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*[[Chenoweth's Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry Regiment (Confederate)|Chenoweth's Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry Regiment&nbsp;(Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Conscript, Kentucky (Confederate)|Conscript, Kentucky (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Cobb's Company, Kentucky Light Artillery (Confederate)|Cobb's Company, Kentucky Light Artillery (Confederate)]]<br>Merged with Lyon's Battery which was formed in 1861 and was also known as the Orphan Battery. It eventually became known as Cobb's Battalion of Artillery. <br>Disbanded during the winter of 1864-1865.<br>
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*[[Corbett's Company, Kentucky Artillery (Confederate)|Corbett's Company, Kentucky Artillery (Confederate)]] <br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Corbin's Men, Kentucky (Confederate)|Corbin's Men, Kentucky (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*Cumberland Light Artillery, see [[Green's Battery, Kentucky Light Artillery (Confederate)|Green's Battery, Kentucky Light Artillery (Confederate)]]<br>
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*Diamond's, see [[10th Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Diamond's) (Confederate)]]<br>
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*Dortch's, see [[2nd Battalion, Kentucky Cavalry (Dortch's) (Confederate)]]<br>
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*[[Dudley's Independent Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Dudley's Independent Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*Duke's, see [[2nd Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Duke's) (Confederate)]]<br>
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*Duke's Brigade, see [[3rd Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Duke's Brigade) (Confederate)]]<br>
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*Duke's Brigade, see [[4th Battalion, Kentucky Cavalry (Duke's Brigade) (Confederate)]]<br>
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*[[Fields' Company, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)|Fields' Company, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Ficklin's Battalion, Kentucky Infantry (Confederate)|Ficklin's Battalion, Kentucky Infantry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Graves' Battery, Kentucky Artillery (Confederate)|Graves' Battery, Kentucky Artillery (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Green's Battery, Kentucky Light Artillery (Confederate)|Green's Battery, Kentucky Light Artillery (Confederate)]]<br>Organized during the fall of 1861. Many of its members were recruited in Cumberland County.<br> Surrendered May 4, 1865. <br>Captains were Henry F. Green and W.H. Hedden.<br>
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*Helms', see [[1st Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Helms') (Confederate)|1st Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>
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*[[Jenkins' Battalion, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Jenkins' Battalion, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Jenkins' Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Jenkins' Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Jesse's Battalion, Kentucky Mounted Riflemen (Confederate)|Jesse's Battalion, Kentucky Mounted Riflemen (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Jester and Trousdale's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Jester and Trousdale's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>No history found yet for this company.<br>
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*Johnson's, see [[10th Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>
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*[[Kentucky Guerilla Rangers (Confederate)|Kentucky Guerilla Rangers (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Kentucky (Misc) (Confederate)|Kentucky (Misc) (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[King's Regiment, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)|King's Regiment, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Kirkpatrick's Battalion, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Kirkpatrick's Battalion, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Lyon's Kentucky Cavalry Brigade (Misc) (Confederate)|Lyon's Kentucky Cavalry Brigade (Misc) (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Malone's Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Malone's Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[McEnnis' Detachment, Kentucky Artillery (Confederate)|McEnnis' Detachment, Kentucky Artillery (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Melton's Company, Kentucky Volunteer Cavalry (Confederate)|Melton's Company, Kentucky Volunteer Cavalry (Confederate)]]<ref>Report of the Adjutant General of the state of Kentucky, Confederate Kentucky Volunteers, War 1861-1865,  (Utica, Kentucky : McDowell Publications, c1980), pg. 326-327. {{FHL| 636004|item|disp=FHL Book 976.9 M2rc V. 2}}</ref><br>Organized by Captain Melton, of Calloway county, Kentucky, after his return from Virginia where he had taken part in the first battle of Bull Run.<br> Surrendered with the garrison at the capitulation of Fort, Donelson.
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*[[Morehead's Regiment, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)|Morehead's Regiment, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
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*[[Morgan's Men, Kentucky (Confederate)|Morgan's Men, Kentucky (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Murphy's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Murphy's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>No history found yet for this company.<br>
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*[[O'Neal's Battalion, Kentucky (Confederate)|O'Neal's Battalion, Kentucky (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Patton's Battalion, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)|Patton's Battalion, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)]]<br>Organized in Morgan County, Kentucky, during the spring of 1863. <br>In October most of its members were captured near the Cumberland River, and the unit disbanded. Lieutenant Colonel Oliver A. Patton was in command.<br>
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*[[Rowan's Company, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)|Rowan's Company, Kentucky Partisan Rangers (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Schofield's Company, Kentucky (Confederate)|Schofield's Company, Kentucky (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
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*[[Sypert's Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Sypert's Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Thompson's Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Thompson's Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*Trousdale's_Independent_Company, see [[Jester and Trousdale's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)|Jester and Trousdale's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)]]<br>
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*[[Williams' Battery, Kentucky Artillery (Misc) (Confederate)|Williams' Battery, Kentucky Artillery (Misc) (Confederate)]]<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<br>
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=== References<br>  ===
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The information in this list of Kentucky 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.

  • Bolen's Independent Company, Kentucky Cavalry (Confederate)
    Assembled in August, 1863, and contained men from five different regiments of J.H. Morgan's dispersed command. It was assigned to B.W. Duke's Brigade in the Department of Western Virginia and East Tennessee, and saw action in several conflicts in Kentucky, Tennessee, and Virginia. During January, 1865, only 32 effectives were present and the battalion disbanded. Captain John B. Dortch was in command.

References

  1. Report of the Adjutant General of the state of Kentucky, Confederate Kentucky Volunteers, War 1861-1865, (Utica, Kentucky : McDowell Publications, c1980), pg. 326-327. FHL Book 976.9 M2rc V. 2