7th Cavalry Regiment,
7th Cavalry Regiment was organized in September,
1862, using Gano's Texas Cavalry Battalion as its nucleus. The
unit skirmished in Tennessee and Kentucky, then fought with J.H.
Morgan, Most of its men were captured at Buffington Island on
July 19, and the rest at New Lisbon on July 26, 1863. The regiment
was not reorganized. Colonel Richard M. Gano, Lieutenant Colonel
J.M. Huffman, and Major Theophilus Steele were in command.