The American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg - Confederate State-by-State

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Hickman, Kennedy. "The American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg - Confederate State-by-State." ThoughtCo, Aug. 29, 2016, thoughtco.com/battle-of-gettysburg-confederate-state-by-state-4063152. Hickman, Kennedy. (2016, August 29). The American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg - Confederate State-by-State. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/battle-of-gettysburg-confederate-state-by-state-4063152 Hickman, Kennedy. "The American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg - Confederate State-by-State." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/battle-of-gettysburg-confederate-state-by-state-4063152 (accessed October 19, 2017).
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Alabama at Gettysburg

Heart of Dixie Alabama Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

The Army of Northern Virginia

Fought July 1-3, 1863, the Battle of Gettysburg saw the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia field 71,699 men. These troops hailed from twelve states. While Virginia, Georgia, and North Carolina contributed the most, troops from as far west as Texas took part in the fighting. During the Battle of Gettysburg this force suffered 23,231 casualties. Here we look at the state-by-state composition of General Robert E. Lee's command.

Alabama

  • Infantry Regiments: 16
  • Artillery Batteries: 3
  • Notable Generals: Maj. Gen. Robert Rodes, Brig. Gen. Evander Law

 

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Arkansas at Gettysburg

Rebels from the West Arkansas Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

Arkansas

  • Infantry Regiments: 1

 

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Florida at Gettysburg

Perry's Brigade Florida Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

Florida

  • Infantry Regiments: 3

 

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Georgia at Gettysburg

The Peach State Georgia Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

Georgia

  • Infantry Regiments: 34
  • Artillery Batteries: 7
  • Cavalry Regiments: 2
  • Notable Generals: Maj. Gen. Lafayette McLaws, Brig. Gen. John B. Gordon, Brig. Gen. Paul Jones Semmes, Brig. Gen. William Wofford, Brig. Gen. George Anderson, Brig. Gen. Henry Benning, Brig. Gen. George Doles, Brig. Gen. Alfred Iverson, Brig. Gen. Ambrose Wright, Brig. Gen. Edward Thomas

 

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Louisiana at Gettysburg

Bayou Tigers on the Attack Louisiana Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

Louisiana

  • Infantry Regiments: 10
  • Artillery Batteries: 7
  • Notable Generals: Brig. Gen. Harry T. Hays

 

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Maryland at Gettysburg

A State Divided Maryland Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

Maryland

  • Infantry Regiments: 1
  • Artillery Batteries: 2
  • Cavalry Regiments: 1
  • Notable Generals: Brig. Gen. George H. Steuart, Brig. Gen. James J. Archer

 

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Mississippi at Gettysburg

The Magnolia State Mississippi Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

Mississippi

  • Infantry Regiments: 11
  • Artillery Batteries: 1
  • Cavalry Regiments: 1
  • Notable Generals: Brig. Gen. Carnot Posey, Brig. Gen. Joseph Davis

 

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North Carolina at Gettysburg

The Tar Heel State North Carolina Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

North Carolina

  • Infantry Regiments: 33
  • Artillery Batteries: 4
  • Cavalry Regiments: 4
  • Notable Generals: Maj. Gen. William Dorsey Pender, Brig. Gen. Junius Daniel, Brig. Gen. Stephen Ramseur, Brig. Gen. J. Johnston Pettigrew, Brig. Gen. Alfred Scales

 

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South Carolina at Gettysburg

The Heart of the Rebellion South Carolina Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

South Carolina

 

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Tennessee at Gettysburg

The Volunteer State Tennessee Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

Tennessee

  • Infantry Regiments: 3
  • Notable Generals: Brig. Gen. William Barksdale, Brig. Gen. Cadmus Wilcox

 

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Texas at Gettysburg

The Lone Star State Texas Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

Texas

 

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Virginia at Gettysburg

The Old Dominion Virginia Monument. Photograph © 2008 Patricia A. Hickman

Virginia

 

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Hickman, Kennedy. "The American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg - Confederate State-by-State." ThoughtCo, Aug. 29, 2016, thoughtco.com/battle-of-gettysburg-confederate-state-by-state-4063152. Hickman, Kennedy. (2016, August 29). The American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg - Confederate State-by-State. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/battle-of-gettysburg-confederate-state-by-state-4063152 Hickman, Kennedy. "The American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg - Confederate State-by-State." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/battle-of-gettysburg-confederate-state-by-state-4063152 (accessed October 19, 2017).