16th Regiment Cavalry (Logwood's)




16th (Logwood's) Cavalry Regiment [also called 15th Regiment] was organized at Pikeville, Mississippi, in August, 1863. Its members were recruited in the counties of Fayette, Shelby, Gibson, Hardeman, Haywood, and Tipton. The unit served in the Department of Mississippi and East Louisiana, and skirmished in Mississippi until February, 1864, when it merged into the 15th (Stewart's-Logwood's) Tennessee Cavalry Regiment. Its commanders were Colonel Thomas H. Logwood, Lieutenant Colonel James H. Murray, and Major Thomas S. Webb.

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