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Muster In: Organized on June 11, 1861.1
Muster Out: April 26, 18652

Commander(s):
Colonel James H. Neal
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Commander 2
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Commander 3
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First Offensive Order of Battle: Colquitt’s Brigade | Hoke’s Division | Department of North Carolina and Southern Virginia | Confederate Army3

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Second Offensive Order of Battle: Colquitt’s Brigade | Hoke’s Division | Department of North Carolina and Southern Virginia | Confederate Army4

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Third Offensive Order of Battle: Colquitt’s Brigade | Hoke’s Division | Department of North Carolina and Southern Virginia | Confederate Army5

  • Commander: Colonel James H. Neal6
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Fourth Offensive Order of Battle: Colquitt’s Brigade | Hoke’s Division | Department of North Carolina and Southern Virginia | Confederate Army7

  • Commander: Colonel James H. Neal8
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Fifth Offensive Order of Battle: Colquitt’s Brigade | Hoke’s Division | Department of North Carolina and Southern Virginia | Confederate Army9,10

  • Commander: Colonel James H. Neal11
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Sixth Offensive Order of Battle: Colquitt’s Brigade | Hoke’s Division | Fourth Corps | Army of Northern Virginia | Confederate Army12

  • Commander: Colonel James H. Neal13
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Seventh Offensive Order of Battle: Colquitt’s Brigade | Hoke’s Division | Fourth Corps | Army of Northern Virginia | Confederate Army14,15

  • Commander:
    • ? (until Colonel Neal returned) (November 1864)16
    • Colonel James H. Neal (returned on November 26, 1864) (November & December 1864)17,18
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  • Note: Left the Siege of Petersburg sometime in December 1864.19

Eighth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not at Siege of Petersburg.20

Ninth Offensive Order of Battle:

  • Not at Siege of Petersburg.21

Dyer’s/Sifakis’ Compendium Info:
Siege of Petersburg Battles22:

  • Petersburg Siege (June 1864-April 1865)
  • The Crater (July 30, 1864)
  • Fort Harrison (September 29-30, 1864)

Bibliography:

    Siege of Petersburg Documents Which Mention This Unit:

    Sources:

    1. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: South Carolina and Georgia by Stewart Sifakis, pp. 220-222
    2. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: South Carolina and Georgia by Stewart Sifakis, pp. 220-222
    3. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., p. 114
    4. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., p. 114
    5. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 124
    6. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 124
    7. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 134
    8. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 134
    9. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 141
    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. 1314.
    11. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 141
    12. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 147
    13. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 147
    14. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 155
    15. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 167
    16. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 155
    17. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 155
    18. The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume 1: The Army of Northern Virginia by F. Ray Sibley, Jr., page 167
    19. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: South Carolina and Georgia by Stewart Sifakis, pp. 220-222: Sifakis does not list the exact date.  More research is needed.
    20. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: South Carolina and Georgia by Stewart Sifakis, pp. 220-222
    21. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: South Carolina and Georgia by Stewart Sifakis, pp. 220-222
    22. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: South Carolina and Georgia by Stewart Sifakis, pp. 220-222

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