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Introduction[edit | edit source]

Tennessee Military Units[edit | edit source]

Most units were numbered, however, some were named. See the table below for lists of the regiments, battalions, batteries, and unassigned companies.


The information in the lists of Ohio Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site. This web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.


Tennessee Units by Number or by Name
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Tennessee Units by Type of Unit
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Tennessee Units by Number or by Name
Union Units




Tennessee Units by Type of Unit
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Confederate Regiments[edit | edit source]

  • 1st Battalion, Tennessee Cavalry (McNairy's)
    1st Cavalry Battalion was organized and mustered in to Confederate service in September, 1861. Later it was active in Mississippi, then was reduced to three companies and in June, 1862, merged into Barteau's 22nd Tennessee Cavalry Regiment.
  • 1st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Carter's)
    Was organized in November, 1862, using the 3rd Tennessee Cavalry Battalion as its nucleus. This company was active in the Vicksburg Campaign and was captured July, 1863. Exchanged, it was attached to Waul's Texas Legion, then returned to the regiment.
    It surrendered with the Army of Tennessee.
  • 1st Regiment, Tennessee Infantry (Turney's)
    Completed its organization at Winchester, Tennessee, in April, 1861. Of the 281 engaged at Gettysburg, more than sixty percent were killed, wounded, or missing.
    The regiment surrendered 8 officers and 30 men.
  • 1st Battery, Tennessee
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • 2nd Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Smith's) [also called 10th or 11th Battalion]
    Was organized in February, 1862, with eight companies.
    The unit served in the Department of East Tennessee, but was soon mustered out of service.
  • 2nd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry (Walker's)[also called the Irish Regiment]
    Was comprised of men from Memphis, Tennessee, and completed its organization at that city in May, 1861. The unit was later consolidated into four companies and merged into Smith's 5th Confederate Infantry Regiment.
  • 3rd Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Forrest's)
    Organized at Memphis, Tennessee, in October, 1861, as an eight-company battalion. In January, 1862, it was increased to regimental size.
    It confronted the Federals in Tennessee, Mississippi, Kentucky, and Alabama, and surrendered in May, 1865.
  • 3rd Consolidated Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    It moved to Fort Donelson and in February, 1862, was captured. During this fight the unit had 88 men killed or wounded of the 750 engaged. After being exchanged it reorganized with 607 effectives. Later it was assigned to J.Gregg's, Brown's, Brown's and Reynolds' Consolidated, and Palmer's Brigade,
    Ended the war in North Carolina.
  • 3rd Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry (Lillard's)
    Was organized in May, 1861, at Knoxville, Tennessee, and mustered into Confederate service in June at Lynchburg, Virginia.
    In April, 1865, it moved to Charlotte, North Carolina, and became part of President Davis' escort, until surrendering at Washington, Georgia, on May 9.
  • 4th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Murray's) [Also called 4th Regiment]
    Was organized in August, 1862, using Spiller's Tennessee Cavalry Battalion as its nucleus.
    On January 23, 1863, it disbanded. Four companies transferred to Baxter Smith's 8th Cavalry, four to the 22nd Infantry Regiment, and two to the 1st Confederate Cavalry Regiment.
  • 5th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization at Paris, Henry County, Tennessee, in May, 1861. During December, 1862 consolidated with the 4th Tennessee Volunteers.
    Only a remnant surrendered on April 26, 1865.
  • 7th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization at Camp Trousdale, Sumner County, Tennessee, in May, 1861.
    Engaged at Gettysburg, the unit surrendered 6 officers and 41 men.
  • 8th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Smith's)
    Organized in November, 1862, but annulled. Reoraganized in January, 1863, by consolidating Davis' Tennessee Cavalry Battalion and four companies from Murray's Cavalry Regiment.
    It surrendered with the Army of Tennessee.
  • 9th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was organized at Jackson, Tennessee, in May, 1861.
    At Chickamauga On April 26, 1865, the 9th Regiment surrendered about 40 men.
  • 10th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (DeMoss')
    10th Cavalry Regiment was organized in February, 1863, by consolidating Cox's and Napier's Tennessee Cavalry Battalions.
    The unit ended the war in Alabama and surrendered with the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana.
  • 10th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization at Fort Henry, Tennessee, in May, 1861.
    Of the 190 engaged at Chickamauga, sixty-eight percent were disabled, and in December, 1863, it totalled 80 men and 44 arms. Very few surrendered on April 26, 1865.
  • 11th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was organized at Camp Cheatham, Tennessee, in May, 1861.
    After the Atlanta Campaign the regiment was consolidated with the 29th Regiment and was included in the surrender on April 26, 1865
  • 12th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Green's) [also called 1st Partisan Rangers
    Was organized behind Federal lines in February, 1863.
    Was part of Hood's operations in Tennessee. During February, 1865, the regiment was broken up.
  • 14th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Neely's) [also called 13th Regiment]
    Was organized at Okolona, Mississippi, in August, 1863.
    The regiment surrendered with the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana.
  • 14th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was formed at Camp Duncan, near Clarksville, Tennessee, in May, 1861.
    Of the 220 engaged at Gettysburg, over fifty percent were disabled. The unit surrendered 6 officers and 34 men
  • 15th Consolidated Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry {also called 2nd Organization or 15th Consolidated]
    Was assembled at Oxford, Mississippi, in February, 1864.
    In February, 1865, the regiment was ordered to Alabama where it surrendered in May.
  • 15th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Stewart's)  [also called 14th Regiment]
    Was organized in August, 1863, using Dawson's Tennessee Partisan Rangers Battalion as its nucleus. It skirmished in Tennessee and in February, 1864, was broken up. Four companies were transferred to other Tennessee units and the remaining companies merged into the 15th (Stewart's-Logwood's) Tennessee Cavalry Regiment.
  • 16th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Logwood's) [also called 15th Regiment]
    Was organized at Pikeville, Mississippi, in August, 1863.
    February, 1864, it merged into the 15th (Stewart's-Logwood's) Tennessee Cavalry Regiment.
  • 17th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Marshall's) [also called 16th Regiment]
    was formed behind Federal lines during the fall of 1863 but was not officially recognized
    February, 1864, it was consolidated into three companies and transferred to the 14th (Neely's) Tennessee Cavalry Regiment.
  • 17th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was organized at Camp Trousdale, Sumner County, Tennessee, in June, 1861.
    At Chickamauga It surrendered 5 officers and 63 men on April 9, 1865.
  • 18th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Newsom's) [also called 19th Regiment]
    Was organized in May, 1864, by consolidating six companies of Newsom's Tennessee Cavalry Regiment and four companies of Forrest's Alabama Cavalry Regiment.
    It moved to Alabama on May 3,1865, The next day they were included in the surrender of the department.
  • 18th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization at Camp Trousdale, Tennessee, in June, 1861.
    December 21, 1864, there were 12 men fit for duty. It was included in the surrender on April 26, 1865.
  • 19th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was assembled at Knoxville, Tennessee, during May and June, 1861, and entered Confederate service at Cumberland Gap
    At Chattanooga,on April 26, 1865, it surrendered with 64 men
  • 21st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Carter's)
    Organized in September, 1864, was never officially numbered. It was usually called Carter's Scouts or Wheeler's Scouts.
    Ended the war in Alabama and surrendered with the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana.
  • 21st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Wilson's) [also called 16th Regiment]
    Was organized in February, 1864.
    During February, 1865, the unit was consolidated with Barteau's 22nd Cavalry, and this command totalled 31 officers and 317 men on May 3. The next day it was included in the surrender of the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana.
  • 21st Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization at Union City, Tennessee, in July, 1861.
    During May, 1862, when the unit was reorganized, it was consolidated into six companies and united with the 5th (Smith's) Confederate Infantry Regiment
  • 22nd Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Barteau's)
    Originally and often called 2nd Regiment, was organized in June, 1862, by consolidating the 1st and 7th Tennessee Cavalry Regiments.
    February, 1865, was consolidated with Wilson's 21st Cavalry Regiment and surrendered with the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana.
  • 25th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization in August, 1861, at Camp Zollicoffer, in Overton County, Tennessee.
    On April 9, 1865, the 25th surrendered 4 officers and 21 men.
  • 27th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    [also called 25th Regiment] was assembled at Camp Trenton, Tennessee, in September, 1861.
    At Chickamauga, only a remnant surrendered on April 26, 1865.
  • 29th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was assembled at Henderson's Mills, Greene County, Tennessee, in September, 1861.
    It had 71 disabled at Chickamauga and in December, 1863, totalled 236 men and 173 arms. Only a remnant surrendered in April, 1865.
  • 30th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization at Red Springs, Macon County, Tennessee, in October, 1861.
    The unit took 185 to Chickamauga and in December, 1863, totalled 106 men and 58 arms. Very few surrendered in April, 1865.
  • 31st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Was assembled in October, 1861, at Camp Trenton, Gibson Couty, Tennessee.
    Had 21 disabled at Missionary Ridge and in December, 1863, totalled 157 men and 137 arms. It was included in the surrender on April 26, 1865.
  • 31st Regiment, Tennessee Infantry (A. H. Bradford's)
    Was assembled in October, 1861, at Camp Trenton, Gibson Couty, Tennessee.
    Had 21 disabled at Missionary Ridge and in December, 1863, totalled 157 men and 137 arms. It was included in the surrender on April 26, 1865.
  • 32nd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was organized at Camp Trousdale, Sumner County, Tennessee, in October, 1861.
    At Chickamauga, It was included in the surrender on April 26, 1865.
  • 33rd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was formed in October, 1861, near Union City, Tennessee.
    Had 24 disabled at Missionary Ridge and totalled 124 men and 69 arms in December, 1863. It surrendered in April, 1865.
  • 36th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was formed at Knoxville, Tennessee, during February, 1862.
    In June it disbanded; some of its members were then transferred to the 35th, 43rd, and 63rd Tennessee Infantry Regiments.
  • 44th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    [Also called 5th East Tennessee Volunteer Regiment] was organized at Knoxville, Tennessee, during December, 1861.
    Ended the war at Washington, Georgia, in May, 1865, with a force of 123 men.
  • 46th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization at Paris, Tennessee, in November, 1861,
    After theBattle of Nashville,The regiment was included in the surrender on April 26, 1865.
  • 47th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization in December, 1861, at Camp Trenton, Gibson County, Tennessee. At Chickamauga only a remnant surrendered in April, 1865.
  • 48th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    was organized at Corinth, Mississippi, in April, 1862.
    This unit lost nineteen percent of the 312 engaged at Richmond and fifty percent of the 155 at Chickamauga.
  • 48th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry (Nixon's)
    Was organized at Corinth, Mississippi, in April, 1862.
    This unit lost nineteen percent of the 312 engaged at Richmond and fifty percent of the 155 at Chickamauga. In December, 1863, the 35th/48th (Nixon's) totalled 251 men and 207 arms.
  • 49th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized in December, 1861, at Fort Donelson, Tennessee.
    The regiment lost seventy-one percent of the 129 engaged at Franklin and only a remnant ended the war in North Carolina.
  • 52nd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was organized in January, 1862, at Henderson Station, Tennessee,
    At Chickamauga and in December, 1863, totalled 213 men and 134 arms. Only a remnant surrendered on April 26, 1865.
  • 53rd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was organized at Fort Donelson, Tennessee, during January, 1862.
    Many were lost in the Atlanta Campaign and at Franklin and Nashville, and few surrendered on April 26, 1865.
  • 54th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was assembled at Nashville, Tennessee, in February, 1862.
    During April it was consolidated with the remnants of Voorhies' 48th Regiment to form Nixon's 48th Regiment.
  • 84th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was organized at McMinnville, Tennessee, in December, 1862,
    On March 8, 1863, the regiment was pronounced illegal by the War Department and lost its identity when united with the 28th Tennessee Infantry Regiment.
  • Baxter's Company, Tennessee Light Artillery
    Was organized at Camp Harris, Nashville, Tennessee, in May, 1861.
    During February, 1864, there were 77 men present for duty, and the company was included in the surrender of the Army of Tennessee.
  • Tennessee Conscripts
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Tennessee Engineer Corps
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Lay's Tennessee Cavalry<br>"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Lynch's Company, Tennessee Light Artillery
    Was organized at New Market, Jefferson County, Tennessee, in December, 1861.
    Many of the men were killed, wounded, or captured at Marion, Virginia, and the remaining few disbanded at Christiansburg, Virginia, on April 12, 1865.
  • Marshall's Company, Tennessee Artillery (Steuben Artillery)
    Was mustered into Confederate service at New Madrid, Missouri, in August, 1861.
    In May 1863, it contained 79 effectives, lost 7 killed, 16 wounded, and 17 captured at Chickamauga, and totalled 60 men in December, 1863, and 83 in April, 1864.
  • McClung's Company, Tennessee Light Artillery
    Was organized during the fall of 1861 and mustered into Confederate service at Knoxville, Tennessee.
    Most of the command was captured at Morristown on October 28. The 17 men who escaped reported to Captain Lynch's Battery which disbanded in April, 1865, at Christiansburg, Virginia.
  • Memphis Greys, Tennessee
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Tennessee (Misc.)
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Nashville Battalion, Tennessee Infantry (Hawkins')
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Newsom's Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Tennessee Detailed Conscripts (Local Defense and Special Service Troops, Nitre and Mining Bureau)
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Nixon's Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Palmer's Company, Tennessee Light Artillery (Reneau Battery)
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Park's Company, Tennessee Local Defense Troops
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Parton's Company, Tennessee Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Patterson's Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Phillip's Company, Tennessee Light Artillery (Johnson Light Artillery)
    was organized in Hardin County, Tennessee, in October, 1861.
    Engaged at Chickama in April, 1864, reported 66 present for duty. Only 15 effectives surrendered.
  • Polk's Battery, Tennessee Light Artillery (Company G, Tennessee Artillery Corps)
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Provost Guard, Tennessee
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Tennessee Quartermaster Department
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Tennessee Railroad Guards
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Ramsey's Battery, Tennessee Light Artillery (Huwald's Horse Artillery)
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Tennessee Reserves
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Rice's Battery, Tennessee Light Artillery
    Was organized at Memphis, Tennessee, in May, 1861,
    On May 4, 1865, it was included in the surrender of the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana. However, some of its members had been transferred to Morton's Battery in Mississippi and 9 men surrendered with that unit.
  • Robinson's Tennessee Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Rowan's Tennessee Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Scott's Company, Tennessee Light Artillery (Bankhead's)
    Was organized in May, 1861, at Memphis, Tennessee.
    At Missionary Ridge, many were disabled, and the company disbanded in December, 1863.
  • Shaw's Battalion, Tennessee Cavalry (Hamilton's)
    Was organized in December, 1862, in Jackson County, Tennessee.
    On April 26, 1865, it surrendered.
  • Sowell's Detachment, Tennessee Infantry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Sparkman's Company, Tennessee Light Artillery (Maury Artillery)
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Spencer's Company, Tennessee Infantry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Starnes Escort, Tennessee
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.






Union Regiments[edit | edit source]

  • 1st Regiment, West Tennessee Cavalry
    (See 6th Regiment Tennessee Cavalry)

  • 1st Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized at Camp Dick Robinson, Kentucky, August and September, 1861.
    Mustered out August 8,1865.

  • 1st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Camp Dennison, Ohio, November, 1862, from 4th Tennessee Infantry
    Mustered out June, 1865

  • 1st Regiment, Tennessee Independent Vidette Cavalry
    Organized Companies "A," "B," "C," "G" and "H" at Stevenson and Bridgeport, Alabama, September 10, 1863, to April 26, 1864.
    Mustered out June 16, 1864.

  • 1st Battalion, Tennessee Light Artillery
    Organized at Memphis, Tennessee, Nashville and Knoxville, Tennessee, June 13, 1862, to October 16, 1863.
    Mustered out July, 1865.

  • 1st Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry
    Organized at Nashville and Carthage, Tennessee, December, 1863, to November, 1864.
    Ordered to Nashville and mustered out July 22, 1865

  • 2nd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized at Camp Dick Robinson and Somerset, September 28, 1861.
    Mustered out August 3, 1865

  • 2nd Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry
    Organized at Nashville, Clifton and Franklin, Tennessee, October 2, 1863, to April 10, 1864.
    Mustered out June 27, 1865

  • 2nd Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Murfreesboro, Tennessee, July, 1862.
    Mustered out July 6, 1865.

  • 3rd Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Murfreesboro and Nashville, Tennessee, January 27, 1863.
    Mustered out August 3, 1865.

  • 3rd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized at Flat Lick, Kentucky, December, 1861, to February, 1862.
    Moved to Nashville and mustered out February 23, 1865.

  • 3rd Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry
    Organized at Loudon, Strawberry Plains and Knoxville July to September, 1864.
    Mustered out November 30, 1864.

  • 4th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized at Camp Garber, near Flat Lick, Kentucky, November, 1861, to March, 1862.
    Mustered out August 2, 1865.

  • 4th Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry
    Organized at large in Tennessee September 1, 1864.
    Mustered out August 25, 1865.

  • 4th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Nashville, Tennessee, February 9, 1863.
    Mustered out July 12, 1865.

  • 5th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Murfreesboro, Nashville and Carthage, Tennessee, July 15, 1862.
    Mustered out August 14, 1865.

  • 5th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized at Barboursville, Kentucky, and Harrison, Tennessee, February and March, 1862.
    Mustered out June 30, 1865.

  • 5th Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry
    Organized at Cleveland, Nashville, Calhoun and Chattanooga, Tennessee, September 23, 1864.
    Mustered out July 17, 1865.

  • 6th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized at Boston and Williamsburg, Kentucky, April 18, 1862.
    Mustered out April 2 to May 17, 1865.

  • 6th Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry
    Organized at Chattanooga, Tennessee, August 20, 1864.
    Mustered out June 30, 1865.

  • 6th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Bethel, LaGrange, Bolivar, Trenton, etc., Tennessee, August 1l, 1862.
    Mustered out July 26, 1865.

  • 7th Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry
    Organized at Athens and Nashville, Tennessee, August, 1864.
    Mustered out July 27, 1865.

  • 7th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Jackson, Grand Junction and Trenton, Tennessee, August 28, 1862.
    Mustered out August 9, 1865.

  • 7th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized in Tennessee at large August 10, 1862, to June 1, 1863.
    Mustered out July 31, 1863.

  • 8th Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry
    Organized at Nashville and Carthage, Tennessee, November, 1864.
    Mustered out August 17, 1865.

  • 8th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized August, 1863, by consolidation of 5 Companies organized at Camp Nelson, Kentucky, June 30 to August 14, 1863, for 10th Tennessee Cavalry, and 7 Companies organized in Tennessee at large for 5th East Tennessee Cavalry.
    Mustered out September 11, 1865.

  • 8th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized at Camp Dick Robinson and Camp Nelson, Ky., November 11, 1862, to August 11, 1863.
    Mustered out June 30, 1865.

  • 9th Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry
    (See 6th Regiment Cavalry.)

  • 9th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Knoxville, Tenn., August 13, 1863.
    Mustered out September 11, 1865.

  • 10th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Nashville, Tennessee, August 25, 1863.
    Mustered out August 1, 1865.

  • 10th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized at Nashville, Tenn., May to August, 1862.
    Mustered out June 23, 1865.

  • 11th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at large May to October, 1863.
    Mustered out by consolidation with 9th Tennessee Cavalry January 9, 1865.

  • 12th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Nashville, Tenn., August 24, 1863.
    Mustered out October 7, 1865.

  • 13th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized at Strawberry Plains, Nashville and Gallatin, Tennessee, October, 1863.
    Mustered out September 5, 1865.

  • 14th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Failed to complete organization. Those enlisted on duty on Nashville Northwestern Railroad, Dept. of the Cumberland, to February, 1865. Affair near Triune February 10, 1865. Scout from Nashville on Nolensville Pike February 15-16.

  • 14th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Neely's)
    Organized at Okolona, Mississippi, in August, 1863,
    The regiment surrendered with the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana.

  • 14th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    contains no history for this unit.

  • 14th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    14th Infantry Regiment was formed at Camp Duncan, near Clarksville, Tennessee, in May, 1861, with eleven companies. However, Company F disbanded in May, 1863, and 32 men transferred to Company E.
    Of the 220 engaged at Gettysburg, over fifty percent were disabled. The unit surrendered 6 officers and 34 men.

  • 15th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Was assembled at Oxford, Mississippi, in February, 1864.
    in February, 1865, the regiment was ordered to Alabama where it surrendered in May.

  • 15th Consolidated Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Was assembled at Oxford, Mississippi, in February, 1864. February, 1865, the regiment was ordered to Alabama where it surrendered in May.

  • 15th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Stewart's)
    Was organized in August, 1863.
    It skirmished in Tennessee and in February, 1864, was broken up.

  • 15th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    was organized at Jackson, Tennessee, in June, 1861.
    Only a handful surrendered on April 26, 1865.

  • 16th Battalion, Tennessee Cavalry (Neal's)
    organized in October, 1862
    disbanded in Georgia during the spring of 1865.

  • 16th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Logwood's)
    Was organized at Pikeville, Mississippi, in August, 1863.
    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.

  • 16th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

  • 16th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized in June, 1861, at Camp Harris, Tennessee, The unit surrendered on April 26, 1865 at Chickamauga,

  • 17th Battalion, Tennessee Cavalry (Sanders')
    Was formed in September, 1862, with three companies: one from Tennessee and two from Mississippi. Skirmished in Tennessee and during December, 1864, merged into the 9th Mississippi Cavalry Regiment.

  • 17th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Marshall's)
    Was formed behind Federal lines during the fall of 1863 but was not officially recognized.

  • 17th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was organized at Camp Trousdale, Sumner County, Tennessee, in June, 1861.
    It surrendered 5 officers and 63 men on April 9, 1865 at Chickamauga.

  • 18th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Newsom's)
    Organized in May, 1864, by consolidating six companies of Newsom's Tennessee Cavalry Regiment and four companies of Forrest's Alabama Cavalry Regiment.
    It moved to Alabama and on May 3, the 18th/20th contained 29 officers and 217 men. The next day they were included in the surrender on April 26, 1865.

  • 18th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization at Camp Trousdale, Tennessee, in June, 1861.
    Was included in the surrender on April 26, 1865.

  • 19th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Biffle's)
    Organized in October, 1862.
    It was included in the surrender of the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana as part of T.H. Bell's command.

  • 19th/20th Consolidated Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

  • 19th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Was assembled at Knoxville, Tennessee, during May and June, 1861,
    On April 26, 1865, it surrendered at Chattanooga.

  • 20th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Russell's)
    Organized in February, 1864.
    Ended the war in Alabama on May 3, 1865,

  • 20th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

  • 20th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Organized during May and June, 1861, at Camp Trousdale, Tennessee.
    Surrendered on April 26, 1865

  • 21st Battalion, Tennessee Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

  • 21st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

  • 21st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Carter's)
    Organized in September, 1864, was never officially numbered.
    Surrendered with the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana.

  • 21st Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Wilson's)
    Organized in February, 1864,
    February, 1865, the unit was consolidated with Barteau's 22nd Cavalry, it was included in the surrender of the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana.

  • 21st/22nd Consolidated Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.

  • 21st Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
    Completed its organization at Union City, Tennessee, in July, 1861.

  • 22nd Battalion, Tennessee Infantry (Murray's)
    Beaty's Company, Tennessee Independent Mounted Scouts
    Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.

  • Bradford's Battalion, 13th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry
    Organized December, 1863.
    Consolidated to a Company April, 1864, and assigned to 14th Tennessee Cavalry as Company "A," then to 6th Tennessee Cavalry as Company "E."

  • National Guard, East Tennessee
    Organized at Nashville September, 1862, for post duty at Nashville. No reports on file.

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