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Muster In: Organization never completed.1
Muster Out: April 9, 1864 (Cos. C, G, H, and K)2

Commander(s):
Commander 1
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Commander 2
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Commander 3
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First Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not yet in existence.3

Second Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not yet in existence.4

Third Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not yet in existence.5

Fourth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not yet in existence.6

Fifth Offensive Order of Battle: Engineers | Army of Northern Virginia | Confederate Army7,8

  • Commander:
  • Unit Strength:
  • Weapons:
  • Note: Companies C, G, H, and K of the 2nd Confederate Engineers were the only companies present at the Siege of Petersburg, and this remained true through the end of the campaign.9

Sixth Offensive Order of Battle: Engineers | Army of Northern Virginia | Confederate Army (Need Source)

  • Commander:
  • Unit Strength:
  • Weapons:
  • Note: Companies C, G, H, and K of the 2nd Confederate Engineers were the only companies present at the Siege of Petersburg, and this remained true through the end of the campaign.10

Seventh Offensive Order of Battle: Engineers | Army of Northern Virginia | Confederate Army (Need Source)

  • Commander:
  • Unit Strength:
  • Weapons:
  • Note: Companies C, G, H, and K of the 2nd Confederate Engineers were the only companies present at the Siege of Petersburg, and this remained true through the end of the campaign.11

Eighth Offensive Order of Battle: Engineers | Army of Northern Virginia | Confederate Army (Need Source)

  • Commander:
  • Unit Strength:
  • Weapons:
  • Note: Companies C, G, H, and K of the 2nd Confederate Engineers were the only companies present at the Siege of Petersburg, and this remained true through the end of the campaign.12

Ninth Offensive Order of Battle: Engineers | Army of Northern Virginia | Confederate Army (Need Source)

  • Commander:
  • Unit Strength:
  • Weapons:
  • Note: Companies C, G, H, and K of the 2nd Confederate Engineers were the only companies present at the Siege of Petersburg, and this remained true through the end of the campaign.13

Sifakis’ Compendium Info:
Petersburg Campaign Battles:14

  • Petersburg Siege [Companies C, G, H, and K] June 1864-April 1865
  • Appomattox Court House [Companies C, G, H, and K] April 9, 1865

Bibliography:

    Siege of Petersburg Documents Which Mention This Unit:

      Sources:

      1. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, The Confederate Units, and the Indian Units by Stewart Sifakis, pages 178-179
      2. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, The Confederate Units, and the Indian Units by Stewart Sifakis, pages 178-179
      3. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, The Confederate Units, and the Indian Units by Stewart Sifakis, pages 178-179
      4. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, The Confederate Units, and the Indian Units by Stewart Sifakis, pages 178-179
      5. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, The Confederate Units, and the Indian Units by Stewart Sifakis, pages 178-179
      6. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, The Confederate Units, and the Indian Units by Stewart Sifakis, pages 178-179
      7. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 137
      8. Sommers, Richard J. “Grant’s Fifth Offensive at Petersburg: A Study in Strategy, Tactics, and Generalship.  The Battle of Poplar Spring Church, the First Battle of the Darbytown Road, the Second Battle of the Squirrel Level Road, the Second Battle of the Darbytown Road (Ulysses S. Grant, Virginia).” Doctoral Thesis. Rice University, 1970. Print. p. 1310.
      9. Sommers, Richard J. “Grant’s Fifth Offensive at Petersburg: A Study in Strategy, Tactics, and Generalship.  The Battle of Poplar Spring Church, the First Battle of the Darbytown Road, the Second Battle of the Squirrel Level Road, the Second Battle of the Darbytown Road (Ulysses S. Grant, Virginia).” Doctoral Thesis. Rice University, 1970. Print. p. 1310.
      10. Sommers, Richard J. “Grant’s Fifth Offensive at Petersburg: A Study in Strategy, Tactics, and Generalship.  The Battle of Poplar Spring Church, the First Battle of the Darbytown Road, the Second Battle of the Squirrel Level Road, the Second Battle of the Darbytown Road (Ulysses S. Grant, Virginia).” Doctoral Thesis. Rice University, 1970. Print. p. 1310.
      11. Sommers, Richard J. “Grant’s Fifth Offensive at Petersburg: A Study in Strategy, Tactics, and Generalship.  The Battle of Poplar Spring Church, the First Battle of the Darbytown Road, the Second Battle of the Squirrel Level Road, the Second Battle of the Darbytown Road (Ulysses S. Grant, Virginia).” Doctoral Thesis. Rice University, 1970. Print. p. 1310.
      12. Sommers, Richard J. “Grant’s Fifth Offensive at Petersburg: A Study in Strategy, Tactics, and Generalship.  The Battle of Poplar Spring Church, the First Battle of the Darbytown Road, the Second Battle of the Squirrel Level Road, the Second Battle of the Darbytown Road (Ulysses S. Grant, Virginia).” Doctoral Thesis. Rice University, 1970. Print. p. 1310.
      13. Sommers, Richard J. “Grant’s Fifth Offensive at Petersburg: A Study in Strategy, Tactics, and Generalship.  The Battle of Poplar Spring Church, the First Battle of the Darbytown Road, the Second Battle of the Squirrel Level Road, the Second Battle of the Darbytown Road (Ulysses S. Grant, Virginia).” Doctoral Thesis. Rice University, 1970. Print. p. 1310.
      14. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, The Confederate Units, and the Indian Units by Stewart Sifakis, pages 178-179

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