Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories

Texas
 


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Texas State Monument at Antietam
Cornfield Avenue

Monument Text

TEXAS
Remembers the valor and devotion of
her sons who served at Sharpsburg
September 16 - 17, 1862

Here in the Cornfield early on the morning of September 17 the Texas Brigade helped blunt the attack of elements of Mansfield's Union Corps. Almost alone during this powerful Federal onslaught the Texas Brigade sealed a threatening gap in the Confederate line. In so doing the 1st Texas Infantry Regiment suffered a casualty rate of 82.3 percent, the greatest loss suffered by any infantry regiment, North or South, during the war.
Of approximately 850 men engaged the Texas Brigade counted over 550.

CASUALTITES
Texas troops at Sharpsburg were:
1st Texas Inf., Lt. Col. P.a. Work;
4th Texas Inf., Lt. Col. B.F. Carter;
5th Texas Inf., Capt. Ike N.M. Turner.
(Col. W.T. Wofford's Texas Brigade
Hood's Division, Longstreet's Corps)

The Texas Brigade included the 18th
Georgia Inf., Lt. Col. S.Z. Ruff, Hampton
South Carolina Legion (Inf. Cos.)
Lt. Col. M. W. Gary

A Memorial to Texans
Who served the Confederacy Erected: by the
State of Texas 1964

Texas State Monument @ Gettysburg


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South Confederate Avenue, near Bushman Farm lane.  Gettysburg

TEXAS
Remembers the valor and devotion of
her son's who served at Gettysburg
July 2-3, 1863
From near this spot the Texas Brigade
at about 4:30 P. M. on July 2, crossed
Emmitsburg Road and advanced with
Hood's Division across Plum Run toward
Little Round Top.  The Texas Brigade
after severe fighting on the slopes
of Little Round Top retired to a
position on the South side of Devil's
Den, The Brigade held this position the
night of July 2 and during the day of
July 3, the Brigade, then fell back to a
position near this memorial on the
evening of July 3 on the field at
Gettysburg The Texas Brigade suffered
597 casualties.

Texas troops at Gettysburg were
1st Texas Inf, Lt. Col. P. a. Work; 4th
Texas Inf., Col. J. C. G. Key, Lt. Col. B. F.
Carter, Maj J. P. Bane; 5th Texas Inf,
Col r. M. Powell, Lt. Col. K. Bryan, Maj. J. C.
Rogers, The Texas Brigade included the
3rd Arkansas Inf., Col. Van H. Manning
(Brig Gen. J. B. Robertson's Texas Brigade,
Hood's Division, Longstreet's Corps.
of all the gallant fights they made.
None was grander than Gettysburg.

A memorial to Texans
who served the Confederacy.

Erected by the State of Texas 1964.

Texas Brigade (Hood's)


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South Confederate Avenue, near Bushman Farm lane.  Gettysburg

C. S. A.

Hood's Texas Brigade
Brig. General
J. B. Robertson
Commanding
1st, 4th, 5th Texas and 3rd Arkansas
Infantry Regts.
July 2 and 3rd, 1863

Above pictures were taken in the Stonewall Cemetery, Winchester, Virginia

Battles Fought in Texas

Galveston
Galveston
Palmeto Ranch
Sabine Pass
Sabine Pass II

Reference for above battles: CWSAC Battle Summaries, Park Net, National Park Service web site: http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/civil.htm 

Infantry

1st Infantry (2d Infantry)

1st (Burnett's) Battalion, Sharp Shooters

1st Regiment, Texas Infantry State Troops

1st Battalion, Texas Infantry State Troops

1st Battalion, Texas Infantry (Speight's)

1st Regiment, Texas Partisan Rangers

1st Texas Brigade

1st Regiment, Texas Reserve Corps

1st Infantry, Consolidated (6th, 7th & 10th Infantry, 15th, 17th, 18th, 24th & 25th Cavalry)

2nd Regiment, Texas Reserves

2d Infantry (1st Infantry, Moore's Regiment; Galveston Regiment; Van Dorn Regiment)

2nd Regiment Partisan Rangers

2d State Troops, Infantry, 6 months, 1863-64

2nd Regiment, Texas Rangers

3rd Regiment, Texas Reserve Corps

3d Infantry Regiment (1st Infantry, Luckett's Regiment)

3d (Kirby's) Battalion, Infantry and Cavalry, 6 months, 1861-62

3rd Battalion, Texas Volunteers (Kirby's)

3d State Troops, Infantry Regiment, 6 months, 1863-64

4th Infantry Regiment

4th (Oswald's) Battalion, Infantry (German Battalion), 6 months, 1861-62

4th Infantry, State Troops, 6 months, 1863-64

5th Infantry Regiment

5th Texas Reserve Corps1

5th Infantry, State Troops, 6 months, 1863-64

6th Regiment Volunteers, 10th Infantry and 15th Cavalry (Consolidated)1

6th Regiment, Texas Scouts

6th Battalion, Texas Infantry (Liken's)1

6th Infantry Regiment

7th (Gregg's) Infantry Regiment1

8th Infantry Regiment -- (Hobby's)8th Infantry Battalion)

8th Infantry Battalion1

8th Regiment, Texas Reserves    

9th (Young's) Infantry (8th Infantry, Maxey's Regiment)

9th Battalion, Texas Reserve Corps

9th (Nichols') Infantry (5th Infantry), 6 months, 1861-62

9th Brigade Texas Militia

10th (Nelson's) Infantry Regiment

11th Infantry (Roberts' Regiment)

12th Infantry (8th Infantry, Young's Regiment)

14th (Clark's) Infantry Regiment

15th Infantry Regiment

16th Infantry Regiment (7th Infantry; Flournoy's Infantry)

16th Battalion, Texas State Troops

17th Infantry (Allen's Regiment) Regiment

18th (Ochiltree's) Infantry Regiment

19th Infantry Regiment

20th Battalion, State Troops

20th Infantry (Elmore's Regiment)

21st Infantry Regiment

22d (Hubbard's) Infantry

24th Battalion, Infantry, State Troops

25th Regiment, Texas Infantry

28th Regiment, Texas Infantry

30th Regiment, Texas State Troops

30th Battalion, Texas State Troops

31st Battalion, Texas Infantry

Anderson's Battalion, Texas Reserve Corps

Arnold's Company, Infantry Riflemen, Militia

Atkins' Company, State Troops (The Galveston Coast Guards)

Bailey's Consolidated Regiment of Infantry

Barnes' Texas Reserve Corps

Barnes' Texas Infantry

Bauvinghouser's Company, Texas Reserve Corps

Bean's Battalion, Reserve Corps

Benton's Company, Volunteers

Brazoria County Minutemen

Cameron's Watts Company, Texas Infantry

Carter's Company, Infantry (Austin City Light Infantry)

Chambers' Battalion, Reserve Corps, Infantry

Comal County Battalion, Texas Reserves

Cooper's Battalion, Texas Volunteers         

Cotton's Company, Texas Infantry (Sabine Volunteers)

Crescent Texas Infantry

Cunningham's Company, Texas Infantry (Mustang Grays)

Currie's Company, Texas Infantry

Dallas Texas Reserve Corps

Duke's Texas Reserve Corps

Duke's Company, Texas Volunteers (Jefferson Guards)

Earl's Company, Texas State Infantry

Edgar's Company, Texas State Troops (Alamo City Guards)

Evans' Battalion, Texas Reserve Corps (Misc)

Fall's Texas Reserve Corps

Glasgow Regiment, Texas Infantry

Gould's Company, Texas State Troops (Clarksville Light Infantry)

Griffin's Battalion, Texas Infantry (21st Infantry)

Henderson's Battalion, Texas Infantry

Hill's Texas Scouts

Houston's Battalion, Texas Infantry (Detailed Men)

Hunter's Regiment, Texas State Militia

Jones' Company, Texas Reserve Corps

Jones' Texas State Militia

Kennard's Battalion, Texas Infantry

Killough's Company, Texas Home Guards (Wheelock Home Guards)

Maxey's Company, Texas Light Infantry & Riflemen (Lamar Rifles)

McNeel's Company, Texas Local Defense Troops (McNeel's Coast Guards)

Rainey's Company, Texas Volunteers

Robertson's Regiment, Texas State Troops

Rutherford's Company, Texas Infantry

Simms' Company, Texas Home Guards

Teague's Company, Texas Volunteers (Southern Rights Guards)

Teel's Company, Texas State Troops (6 months 1861-62)

Timmon's Regiment, Texas Infantry

Townsend's Company, Texas Infantry (Robertson Five Shooters)

White's Battalion, Texas Volunteer Infantry      

Whitefield's Texas Legion (1st Texas Legion) (27th Cavalry)

Yarbrough's Company, Texas Infantry (Smith County Light Infantry)

 

Cavalry


1st (McCulloch's) Mounted Rifles

1st Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Crump's)

1st Regiment, Texas Mounted Reserve Infantry

1st (Yager's) Cavalry (1st Mounted Rifles)

1st Battalion, Cavalry, State Troops, 6 months, 1863-64

1st Cavalry Rgt, State Troops, 6 months, 1863-64

1st Regiment, (Buchel's) Texas Cavalry

1st Cavalry Regiment Arizona Brigade

1st Cavalry Battalion, Arizona Brigade

2d Cavalry Regiment (2d Mounted Rifles)

2d Battalion, Cavalry, State Troops, 6 months, 1863-64

2d Cavalry, State Troops, 6 months, 1863-64

3rd Regiment, Texas State Cavalry (Richardson's)

3rd Battalion, Texas Cavalry (3rd Battalion Mounted Rifles)

3d (Yager's) Battalion, Cavalry

3d Battalion, Cavalry, State Troops, 6 months, 1863-64

3d Cavalry Regiment, State Troops, 6 months, 1863-64

3d Cavalry (South Kansas--Texas Mounted Volunteers)

3rd Cavalry Regiment Arizona Brigade

4th Cavalry Regiment Arizona Brigade

4th Cavalry Regiment, State Troops, 6 months, 1863--64

4th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (4th Mounted Volunteers)

4th Brigade, Texas Confederate    

4th Regiment, Texas Rangers

5th Regiment Partisan Rangers

5th Cavalry (5th Mounted Volunteers, 2d Regiment, Sibley's Brigade)

6th Battalion, Cavalry (Gould's Battalion; 3d Battalion, Cavalry)

6th Cavalry (Stone's Regiment, 2d Cavalry)

6th Regiment Cavalry

7th Cavalry Regiment

8th Cavalry (Terry's Regiment, 1st Rangers, 8th Rangers)

8th (Taylor's) Battalion, Cavalry (Taylor's Battalion, Mounted Rifles)

9th Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Partisan Rangers) (Randolph's)

9th Cavalry (Sims' Regiment, 4th Cavalry)

10th Cavalry Regiment

10th Battalion, Texas State Cavalry (Martin's)

11th Cavalry Regiment (Youngs)

11th (Spaight's) Battalion (Cavalry and Infantry)

12th Cavalry (Parson's Mounted Volunteers, 4th Dragoons)

12th Cavalry Battalion

13th Regiment Volunteers (Cavalry, Artillery, and Infantry)

13th Cavalry (Burnett's Regiment, 13th Mounted Volunteers)

14th Cavalry (Johnson's Mounted Volunteers, 1st Regiment, Johnson's Brigade)

15th Cavalry Regiment (2d Regiment, Johnson's Brigade) Regiment

16th Cavalry Regiment (Fitzhugh's Regiment; 3d Regiment, Johnson's Brigade)

17th (Consolidated) Dismounted Cavalry

  17th Cavalry (Moore's Regiment)

18th Cavalry (Darnell's Regiment) Regiment

19th Cavalry (Burford's Regiment) Regiment

20th Cavalry (Bass' Regiment)

21st Cavalry (1st Lancers; 1st Regiment, Carter's Brigade)

22nd Regiment, Texas Cavalry (1st Indian-Texas Regiment)

23d Cavalry (Gould's Regiment, 27th Cavalry)

24th Cavalry (Wilkes' Regiment; 2d Lancers; 2d Regiment, Carter's Brigade)

24th Cavalry Regiment, Texas Cavalry (25th Cav.) (2nd Texas Lancers)

25th Cavalry (Gillespie's Regiment; 3d Lancers; 3d Regiment, Carter's Brigade)

26th Cavalry (Debray's Regiment, Davis' Mounted Battalion)

27th Cavalry (Whitfield's Legion; 1st Legion)

28th Cavalry (Randal's Regiment, 1st Lancers)

29th Cavalry (De Morse's Regiment)

30th Cavalry (Gurley's Regiment, 1st Partisans)

31st Cavalry (Hawpe's Regiment)

32d Cavalry (15th Cavalry, Crump's Battalion, Mounted Volunteers)

33d Cavalry (Duff's Partisan Rangers, 14th Battalion, Cavalry)

34th Cavalry (Alexander's Regiment, 2d Partisan Rangers)

35th Cavalry (Likens' Regiment)

35th Cavalry (Brown's Regiment)

35th Regiment, Texas Cavalry

36th Cavalry (Woods' Regiment, 32d Cavalry)

37th Cavalry (Terrell's Regiment, 34th Cavalry)

40th Regiment, Texas Cavlary

42nd Regiment, Texas Cavlary

47th Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Baird's Cavalry (4th Regiment, Arizona Brigade; Showalter's Regiment)   

Barnes' Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Baylor's Cavalry (2d Regiment, Arizona Brigade)

Benavides' Cavalry Regiment

Biours' Texas Cavlary Volunteers

Bone's Company, Cavalry

Border's Battalion, Cavalry

Border's Cavalry (Anderson's Regiment)

Bourland's Cavalry (Bourlands "Border" Regiment)

Bradford's Cavalry Regiment

Byron's Texas Cavalry

Captain James W. Throckmorton Cavalry Company

Captain W. A. Brown Cavalry Company

Cater's Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Chisum's Cavalry (Dismounted), (2d Partisan Rangers; Stone's Regiment)

Collins' Texas Cavalry

Colton's Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Coopwood's Spy Company, Texas Cavalry

Crump's Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Lane's) (1st Partisan Rangers)

Davis' Battalion, Texas Cavlary

Dawson's Texas Cavalry

Deshler's Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Dewitts' Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Doughty's Company, Texas Cavlary State Troops (Refugio Spies)

Duff's Texas Cavalry (33rd Cavalry)

Durant's Company, Texas Cavalry (Local Defense)

Farrises' Texas Cavalry

Farr's Texas Cavalry Reserve Corps

Ford's Regiment, Texas Cavalry 

Frontier Regiment, Texas Cavalry (46th Battalion Cavalry)

Fulcrod's Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Fulcrod's Cadets)

Gano's Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Giddynight's Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Gidding's Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Good's Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Goubles' Texas Cavalry

Granbury's Consolidated Brigade, Texas Cavalry (1st Cons. Regiment)

Hampton's Company, Texas State Troops (Victoria Blues) (4th Reg. Texas Cav.)

Hardeman's Regiment, Texas Cavalry (31st Cavalry) (1st Regiment, Arizona Brigade)

Haywood's Texas Rangers Cavalry

Horton's Texas Rangers

Jameson's Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Jamison's Texas Reserves

Johnson's Texas Cavalry

Johnson's Texas Spy Company

Lavaca County Minutemen, Texas Cavalry

Lee's Texas Cavalry

Lilley's Company, Texas Cavalry (Pardoned Deserters)

Lindell's Texas Rangers

Mackadson's Texas Cavalry

Madison's Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Phillips') (3rd Regiment, Arizona Brigade)

Mann's Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Bradford's)

Mann's Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Martin's Regiment, Texas Cavalry (5th Partisan Rangers)

McCowan's Texas Cavalry

McCord's Frontier Regiment, Texas Cavalry  

McDowell's Company, Texas Cavalry (Lockhart Volunteers)

McGinnis' Battalion, Texas Cavalry Reserve Corps

McMinn's Company, Texas

McNelly's Texas Scouts

Morgan's Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Nolan's Mounted Company, Texas Cavalry (Local Defense)

Norris' Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Panalosa's Texas Cavalry

Patillos Company, Texas Cavalry

Paul's Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Pearson's Company, Partisan Rangers, Texas Cavalry (Local Defense)

Peere Battalion, Texas Independent Cavalry

Perry's Company, Texas Local Defense Troops (Fort Bend Scouts)

Ragsdale's Company, Texas Cavalry (Red River Dragoons)

Ragsdale's Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Randolph's Company, Texas Cavalry

Ray's Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Robert's Texas Cavalry

Robertson's Squadron, Texas Cavalry

Roff's Texas Cavalry

Ross's Brigade

Saufley's Scouting Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Sayles' Texas Cavalry

Scott's Texas Cavlary

Shank's Texas Cavalry

Shoemaker's Texas Cavalry

Simm's Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Spannes Texas Cavalry

Steele's Command, Texas Cavalry

Stith's Texas Reserve Corps

Sutton's Company, Texas Cavalry (Graham Rangers)    

Swain's Texas Cavalry

Terrell's Cavalry Regiment [also called 34th and 37th Regiments]

Terry's Mounted Company, Texas Cavalry (State Troops)

Terry's Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Thomas' Company, Partisan Rangers, Texas Cavalry (4 months, 1862-63)

Timmons' Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Trevenio's Company, Texas Cavalry

Trevenio's Squadron, Partisan Mounted Volunteers, Texas Cavalry

Unattached Texas Cavalry

Upton's Company, Texas Cavalry (Local Defense)

Vidal's Cavalry Company

Waller's Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Waul's Texas Legion

Well's Regiment, Texas Cavalry

Well's Battalion, Texas Cavalry

Whaley's Company, Texas Scouts

Wharton's Texas Scouts

 

Artillery

1st Regiment Heavy Artillery

1st Field Battery (Edgar's Company, Light Artillery)

2d Field Battery Light Artillery

3rd Artillery Battalion

4th Regiment Artillery (4th Mounted Volunteers, 1st Regiment, Sibley's Brigade)

4th (Shea's) Battalion, Artillery

4th Field Battery (Van Dorn Light Artillery)

5th Regiment Artillery

5th Field Battery Light Artillery

6th Field Battery Light Artillery

7th Field Battery (Moseley's Company, Light Artillery)

8th Field Battery Light Artillery

9th Field Battery (Lamar Artillery)

10th Field Battery Light Artillery

11th Field Battery (Howell's Company, Light Artillery)

12th Field Battery Light Artillery

13th Battery, Texas Heavy Artillery

14th Field Battery Light Artillery

15th Field Battery Light Artillery

16th Field Battery Light Artillery

17th Field Battery Light Artillery

Abat's-Dashiell's Battery

Christmas' Battery, Texas Light Artillery

Creuzbaur's-Welhausen's Battery

Daniel's Battery     

Douglas' Company, Texas Light Artillery

Eckhart's Battery, Texas Artillery

Edgar's Battery

Good's Company, Texas Light Artillery State Troops (Dallas Light Artillery)

Good's-Douglas' Battery

Greer's Rocket Battery, Texas Artillery

Howell's Battery

Jones' Company, Texas Light Artillery

Krumbhaar's-Stafford's Battery

Maclin's - Fox's - Dege's Battery, Texas Artillery

McMahan's Battery

Mechling's-Haldeman's Battery

Nichols' Battery

Pratt's-Hynson's Battery

Valverde Light Artillery

Willke's Battery [also called Austin Light Artillery]

Wilson's - Gonzales' - Hughes' Battery, Texas Artillery

Pugh's Battalion, Texas Artillery

Van Buren's Company, Texas Light Artillery

Miscellaneous

Texas Conscripts

Galveston Texas Rifles

Graham's Company, Mounted Coast Guards, Texas State Troops

Kennard's Battalion, Texas Reserve Corps (Misc)

Marine Service, Texas

Merriman's Company, Texas Local Defense Troops (Orange County Coast Guards)

Texas Miscellaneous

Texas Quartermaster Department

Texas Reserve Corps

Texas State Reserves

Smith's Texas Reserves

Timmon's Texas Reserve Corps

Unattached Texas Reserves

Unattached Texas Rangers

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