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Arkansas in the Civil War



Arkansas Battalions


Arkansas Regiments


Mustered in: October, 1861.
Captured:April 8, 1862.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

Mustered in: Spring of 1864.
Surrendered: June 2, 1865.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

Johnson's-Hawthorne's-Polk's Infantry Regiment [also called 39th Regiment] was organized in the summer of 1862. It served in McRae's, Fagan's, and A.T. Hawthorne's Brigade, Trans-Mississippi Department. The unit fought at Prairie Grove, reported 137 casualties at Helena, and was active at Bayou Fourche. Later it skirmished in a few actions in Arkansas, then was broken up before the surrender in June, 1865. Joseph H. Crute, Jr, CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS, "Units of the Confederate States Army", http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/regiments.cfm (accessed October 8, 2010).
See: EDWARD G. GERDES, Arkansas Civil War Regiments, Rosters and Muster Rolls, http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/cockindx.html . Tumlinson’s Independent Company Cavalry. Scott County. Tumlinson’s company was transferred to Cocke’s Arkansas Regiment as (new) Company K on December 16, 1862. Source: EDWARD G. GERDES, Arkansas Civil War Regiments, Rosters and Muster Rolls, http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/tumlsons.html . 11/8/2010. © 2001 by EDWARD G. GERDES all rights reserved. This information may be used by libraries and genealogical societies, however, commercial use of this information is strictly prohibited without prior permission. If copied, this copyright notice must appear with the information.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
ANDERSON'S UNATTACHED CAVALRY BATTALION ONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA This battalion was organized in the summer of 1864 and consisted of our companies and was assigned to Fagan's Cavalry Division, Price's Cavalry Corps. The first commander was Cpt William L. Anderson. There are no records of the unit after Price's Missouri Raid Sep-Oct1864. A few records from other sources are included. The following is a roster (or part) dated 18Sep1864 at Pocahontas, AR. ( Randolph County)
Source: EDWARD G. GERDES, Arkansas Civil War Regiments, Rosters and Muster Rolls http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/anderson.html , 11/8/2010.
2001 -copyright -The above information may be used for non-commercial historical and genealogical purposes only and with the consent of the page owner may be copied for the same purposes so long as this notice remains a part of the copied material.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

Gordon's Cavalry Regiment [also called 4th Regiment] successor to C. A. Carroll's Cavalry Regiment, was organized in September, 1863. It served in General Cabell's Brigade, Trans-Mississippi Department, and took an active part in the conflicts at Poison Spring and Marks' Mills where twenty-one percent of the 117 engaged were disabled. Later it participated in Price's Missouri Expedition and reported 106 casualties. During the spring of 1865 it disbanded. The field officers were Colonel Anderson Gordon, and Majors J. A. Arrington and William H. Fayth.
Predecessor unit: Carroll's Cavalry Regiment [also called 1st and 2nd Regiment] was organized during the early summer of 1861. The unit served in the Army of Arkansas, then the Trans-Mississippi Department, and participated in the battles at Wilson’s Creek, Prairie Grove, Springfield, and Devil’s Backbone. In September, 1863, it was reorganized and became Gordon's Arkansas Cavalry Regiment.
Joseph H. Crute, Jr, CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS, "Units of the Confederate States Army", http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/regiments.cfm (accessed October 8, 2010).

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

Dawson's Infantry Regiment was assembled during the early spring of 1864. It was a temporary command composed of parts of the 19th (Dawson's) and 24th Arkansas Infantry Regiments. The unit was assigned to General Tappan's Brigade. Trans-Mississippi Department, and fought at Jenkins' Ferry where it lost 8 killed and 18 wounded. Its commanders were Colonel C. L. Dawson of the 19th Regiment, and Lieutenant Colonel W. R. Hardy and Major F. H. Wood of the 24th Regiment.
Joseph H. Crute, Jr, CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS, "Units of the Confederate States Army", http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/regiments.cfm (accessed October 8, 2010).
Organized in early 1863 by consolidating portions of the 19th (Dawson's) and the 24th Inf Regt and Crawford's Infantry Battalion not captured at Arkansas Post, AR on 1 Jan 1863.
Source: EDWARD G. GERDES, Arkansas Civil War Regiments, Rosters and Muster Rolls http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/hardyidx.html , 11/8/2010. © 2001 by EDWARD G. GERDES all rights reserved. This information may be used by libraries and genealogical societies, however, commercial use of this information is strictly prohibited without prior permission. If copied, this copyright notice must appear with the information.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

McGehee's Cavalry Regiment was organized during the fall of 1863. It saw some light action in Arkansas, then was assigned to A.S. Dobbin's Brigade, Trans-Mississippi Department. The unit took an active part in Price's Missouri Expedition and after suffering heavy casualties at Westport, disbanded. Joseph H. Crute, Jr, CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS, "Units of the Confederate States Army", http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/regiments.cfm (accessed October 8, 2010).
AKA: 29th Arkansas Calvary. See: EDWARD G. GERDES, Arkansas Civil War Regiments, Rosters and Muster Rolls, http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/mcgehedx.htm .

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

McCown's-Hubbard's-Thrall's Battery [also called Jackson County Light Artillery] was formed at Little Rock, Arkansas, in May, 1861, and soon moved east of the Mississippi River. After fighting at Shiloh the unit was assigned to the Department of Mississippi and East Louisiana and was active in the siege of Jackson. Later it was attached to Forrest's Cavalry Corps, participated in the conflicts at Brice's Cross Roads and Harrisburg, then saw action in Tennessee. During 1865 it aided in the defense of Mobile and surrendered with the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana.


Joseph H. Crute, Jr, CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS, "Units of the Confederate States Army", http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/regiments.cfm (accessed October 8, 2010).

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


Wright's Cavalry Regiment was organized at Little Rock, Arkansas, during the summer of 1863 and served in W. A. Crawford's, J. C. Wright's, and W. F. Slemons' Brigade, Trans-Mississippi Department. It fought at Poison Spring and Marks' Mills, then was involved in Price's Missouri operations. The unit disbanded prior to the surrender in June, 1865. Joseph H. Crute, Jr, CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS, "Units of the Confederate States Army", http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/regiments.cfm (accessed October 8, 2010).


Arkansas Companies


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
This company was organized in that part of Lafayette County which constitutes present-day Miller County. As far as is known, Abraham’s company served in southwest Arkansas for the last year of the war. Source: EDWARD G. GERDES, Arkansas Civil War Regiments, Rosters and Muster Rolls, http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/abraham.html . 11/17/2010.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
Captain Jeremiah “Jerry” Earnest organized this company of local defense troops in Montgomery county, Arkansas, on June 4, 1863. Source: EDWARD G. GERDES, Arkansas Civil War Regiments, Rosters and Muster Rolls, http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/earnest.html . 11/17/2010

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
See: EDWARD G. GERDES, Arkansas Civil War Regiments, Rosters and Muster Rolls, http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/wmsoninf.html .


Other Military Units

  • Arkansas Militia 
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Arkansas Reserve Corps
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Arkansas State Troops
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Arkansas State Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Arkansas Conscripts
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Fort Hindmigan, Arkansas
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Arkansas Home Guards
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Arkansas (Micellaneous)
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Pine Bluff Artillery, Arkansas
    The Pine Bluff Artillery was organized on April 27, 1861, at Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas. Source: EDWARD G. GERDES, Arkansas Civil War Regiments, Rosters and Muster Rolls, http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/stecks.html .11/22/2010. 2001 -copyright -The above information may be used for non-commercial historical and genealogical purposes only and with the consent of the page owner may be copied for the same purposes so long as this notice remains a part of the copied material.
  • Arkansas Provost Guard
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Unassigned Arkansas
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.