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Confederate Order of Battle

Battle of Franklin
Official Records of the War of the Rebellion

John Bell Hood
Lieutenant General John Bell Hood (Library of Congress)

ARMY OF TENNESSEE

Gen. JOHN BELL HOOD

Provost

  • 35th Tennessee

 

LEE'S CORPS
STEWART'S CORPS
CHEATHAM'S CORPS
CAVALRY CORPS

LEE'S CORPS
Lieut. Gen. STEPHEN D. LEE 

JOHNSON'S DIVISON
Maj. Gen. EDWARD A. JOHNSON

Deas's Brigade
Brig. Gen. ZACHARIAH C. DEAS (w)

  • 19th Alabama
  • 22nd Alabama
  • 25th Alabama
  • 39th Alabama
  • 26th & 50th Alabama

 

Manigault's Brigade
Brig. Gen. ARTHUR M. MANIGAULT (w)
Lieut. Col. WILLIAM L. BUTLER

  • 24th Alabama
  • 28th Alabama
  • 34th Alabama
  • 10th South Carolina
  • 19th South Carolina

 

Sharp's Brigade
Brig. Gen. JACOB H. SHARP

  • 7th & 9th Mississippi
  • 10th & 44th Mississippi Regt. & 9th Bn. Mississippi Sharpshooters
  • 41st Mississippi

 

Brantley's Brigade
Brig. Gen. WILLIAM F. BRANTLEY

  • 24th & 34th Mississippi
  • 27th Mississippi
  • 29th & 30th Mississippi

 

STEVENSON'S DIVISION
Maj. Gen. CARTER L. STEVENSON

Cummings's Brigade
Col. ELIHU P. WATKINS

  • 24th Georgia
  • 36th Georgia
  • 39th Georgia
  • 56th Georgia

 

Pettus's Brigade
Brig. Gen. EDMUND W. PETTUS

  • 20th Alabama
  • 23rd Alabama
  • 30th Alabama
  • 31st Alabama
  • 46th Alabama

 

Palmer's Brigade
Col. Joseph B. Palmer

  • 60th North Carolina
  • 3rd & 18th Tennessee
  • 23rd, 26th, & 45th Tennessee
  • 32nd Tennessesse
  • 54th Virginia
  • 63rd Virginia

 

CLAYTON'S DIVISION
Maj. Gen. Henry D. Clayton, Sr.

Gibson's Brigade
Brig. Gen. Randall L. Gibson

  • 1st Louisiana
  • 4th Louisiana
  • 13th & 20th Louisiana
  • 16th & 25th Louisiana
  • 19th Louisiana
  • 30th Louisiana
  • 14th Louisiana Sharpshooters Battalion

 

Holtzclaw's Brigade
Brig. Gen. James Holtzclaw

  • 18th Alabama
  • 32nd & 58th Alabama
  • 36th Alabama
  • 38th Alabama

 

Stovall's Brigade
Brig. Gen. Marcellus A. Stovall

  • 40th Georgia
  • 41st Georgia
  • 42nd Georgia
  • 43rd Georgia
  • 52nd Georgia

 

CORPS ARTILLERY
Maj. John W. Johnston

Courtney's Battalion
Capt. James P. Douglas

  • Dent's Alabama Battery
  • Douglas's Texas Battery
  • Garrity's Alabama Battery

 

Eldridge's Battalion
Capt. Charles E. Fenner

  • Eufaula Alabama Battery
  • Fenner's Louisiana Battery
  • Stanford's Miss Battery

 

Johnson's Battalion
Capt. John B. Rowan

  • Corput's Georgia Battery
  • Marshall's Tenn Battery
  • Stephens's Light Artillery

 

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A. P. Stewart
Alexander P. Stewart
STEWART'S CORPS

LIEUT. GEN. ALEXANDER P. STEWART

LORING'S DIVISION
Maj. Gen. WILLIAM W. LORING

Featherston's Brigade
Brig. Gen. WINFIELD S. FEATHERSTON

  • 1st Battalion Mississippi Sharpshooters
  • 1st Mississippi
  • 3rd Mississippi
  • 22nd Mississippi
  • 31st Mississippi
  • 33rd Mississippi
  • 40th Mississippi

 

Adams's Brigade
Brig. Gen. JOHN ADAMS (k)
Col. ROBERT LOWRY

  • 6th Mississippi
  • 14th Mississippi
  • 15th Mississippi
  • 20th Mississippi
  • 23d Mississippi
  • 43d Mississippi

 

Scott's Brigade
Brig. Gen. THOMAS M. SCOTT (w)
Col. JOHN SNODGRASS

  • 27th Alabama
  • 35th Alabama
  • 49th Alabama
  • 55th Alabama
  • 57th Alabama
  • 12th Louisiana

 

FRENCH'S DIVISION
Maj. Gen. SAMUEL G. FRENCH

Ector's Brigade
Col. DAVID COLEMAN

  • 29th North Carolina
  • 30th North Carolina
  • 9th Texas
  • 10th Texas Cavalry (dismounted)
  • 14th Texas Cavalry (dismounted)
  • 32nd Texas Cavalry (dismounted)

 

Cockrell's Brigade
Brig. Gen. FRANCIS M. COCKRELL (w)
Col. PETER C. FLOURNOY

  • 1st Missouri
  • 2nd Missouri
  • 3rd Missouri
  • 4th Missouri
  • 5th Missouri
  • 6th Missouri
  • 1st Missouri Cavalry (dismounted)
  • 3rd Missouri Cavalry Battalion (dismounted)

 

Sears's Brigade
Brig. Gen. CLAUDIUS SEARS

  • 4th Mississippi
  • 35th Mississippi
  • 36th Mississippi
  • 39th Mississippi
  • 46th Mississippi
  • 7th Mississippi Battalion

 

WALTHALL'S DIVISION
Maj. Gen. EDWARD C. WALTHALL

Quarles's Brigade
Brig. Gen. WILLIAM A. QUARLES (wounded at Franklin, captured Dec. 17th)
Brig. Gen. GEORGE D. JOHNSON (Nashville)

  • 1st Alabama
  • 42nd Tennessee
  • 46th Tennessee
  • 48th Tennessee
  • 49th Tennessee
  • 53rd Tennessee
  • 55th Tennessee

 

Cantey's Brigade
Brig. Gen. CHARLES M. SHELLEY

  • 17th Alabama
  • 26th Alabama
  • 29th Alabama
  • 37th Mississippi

 

Reynold's Brigade
Brig. Gen. DANIEL H. REYNOLDS

  • 4th Arkansas
  • 9th Arkansas
  • 25th Arkansas
  • 1st Arkansas Mounted Rifles (dismounted)
  • 2nd Arkansas Mounted Rifles (dismounted)

 

CORPS ARTILLERY
Lieut. Col. SAMUEL C. WILLIAMS

Truehart's Battalion

  • Lumsden's Alabama Battery
  • Selden's Alabama Battery

Myrick's Battalion

  • Bouanchaud's Louisiana Battery
  • Cowan's Miss Battery
  • Darden's Miss Battery

Storrs' Battalion

  • Guibor's Missouri Battery
  • Hoskin's Miss Battery
  • Kolb's Alabama Battery

 

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B.F. Cheatham
Benjamin F. Cheatham
CHEATHAM'S CORPS
Maj. Gen. BENJAMIN F. CHEATHAM


BROWN'S (CHEATHAM'S OLD) DIVISION
Maj. Gen. JOHN C. BROWN (w)
Brig. Gen. MARK P. LOWREY

Gist's Brigade
Brig. Gen. STATES RIGHTS GIST (k)
Lieut. Col. ZACHARIAH L. WATTERS

  • 2nd Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters
  • 46th Georgia
  • 65th Georgia Regiment & 8th Georgia Battalion
  • 16th South Carolina
  • 24th South Carolina

 

Carter's (Maney's) Brigade
Brig. Gen. JOHN C. CARTER (mw)
Col. HUME R. FIELD

  • 1st & 27th Tennessee
  • 4th Provisional, 6th, 9th & 50th Tennessee
  • 8th Tennessee
  • 16th Tennessee
  • 28th Tennessee

 

Strahl's Brigade
Brig. Gen OTHO F. STRAHL (k)
Col. ANDREW J. KELLAR

  • 4th, 5th, 33d & 38th Tennessee
  • 19th & 41st Tennessee
  • 24th Tennessee
  • 31st Tennessee

 

Patrick Cleburne
Major General Patrick Cleburne (Library of Congress)
CLEBURNE'S DIVISION
Maj. Gen PATRICK R. CLEBURNE (k)
Brig. Gen. JAMES A. SMITH
 

Lowrey's Brigade
Brig. Gen. MARK P. LOWREY

  • 16th, 33rd & 45th Alabama
  • 3rd Mississippi Battalion & 5th Mississippi Regiment
  • 8th & 32nd Mississippi

 

Govan's Brigade
Brig. Gen. DANIEL C. GOVAN

  • 3rd Confederate
  • 1st & 15th Arkansas
  • 2nd & 24th Arkansas
  • 5th & 13th Arkansas
  • 6th & 7th Arkansas
  • 8th & 19th Arkansas

 

Granbury's Brigade
Brig. Gen. HIRAM B. GRANBURY (k)
Capt. E. T. BROUGHTON

  • 5th Confederate
  • 6th Texas Infantry & 15th Texas Cavalry (dismounted)
  • 7th Texas
  • 10th Texas
  • 17th & 18th Texas Cavalry (dismounted)
  • 24th & 25th Texas Cavalry (dismounted)
  • Nutt's Louisiana Cavalry (dismounted)

 

Gordon's (Vaughan's) Brigade
Brig. Gen. GEORGE W. GORDON (c)
Col. WILLIAM M. WATKINS

  • 11th & 29th Tennessee
  • 12th & 47th Tennessee
  • 13th, 51st & 52nd Tennessee
  • 154th Tennessee 

 

BATE'S DIVISION
Maj. Gen WILLIAM B. BATES

Smith's Brigade
Brig. Gen. THOMAS B. SMITH

  • 4th Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters
  • 37th Georgia
  • 2nd, 10th, 20th & 37th Tennessee
  • 15th & 30th Tennessee

 

Finley's Brigade
Col. ROBEROT BULLOCK
Maj. JACOB A. LASH

  • 1st-3rd Florida
  • 4th Florida Infantry & 1st Florida Cavalry (dismounted)
  • 6th Florida
  • 7th Florida

 

Jackson's Brigade
Brig. Gen. HENRY R. JACKSON

  • 1st Georgia (Provisional)
  • 1st Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters
  • 25th Georgia
  • 29th Georgia & 30th Georgia
  • 66th Georgia

 

CORPS ARTILLERY
Col. MELANCTHON SMITH

Hoxton's Battalion

  • Phelan's Alabama Battery
  • Perry's Florida Battery
  • Turner's Miss Battery

 

Hotchkiss's Battalion

  • Goldthwaite's Alabama Battery
  • Key's Arkansas Battery
  • Bledsoe's Missouri Battery

 

Cobb's Battalion

  • Slocumb's Louisiana Battery
  • Ferguson's South Carolina Battery
  • Phillip's [Mabane's] Tennessee Battery

 

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Nathan Bedford Forrest
Nathan Bedford Forrest (Library of Congress)
CAVALRY CORPS

Maj. Gen. NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST

Chalmers' Division
Brig. Gen. JAMES R. CHALMERS

Rucker's Brigade
Col. EDMUND W. RUCKER

  • 7th Alabama Cavalry
  • 5th Mississippi Cavalry
  • 3rd Tennessee Cavalry (Forrest's Regiment)
  • 7th Tennessee Cavalry
  • 12th Tennessee Cavalry
  • 14th Tennessee Cavalry
  • 15th Tennessee Cavalry

 

Biffle's Brigade
Col. JACOB B. BIFFLE

  • 4th Tennessee Cavalry (four companies)
  • 9th Tennessee Cavalry
  • 10th Tennessee Cavalry

 

Buford's Division
Brig. Gen. ABRAHAM BUFORD

Bell's Brigade
Col. TYREE H. BELL

  • 2nd Tennessee Cavalry
  • 19th Tennessee Cavalry
  • 20th Tennessee Cavalry
  • 21st Tennessee Cavalry
  • 22nd Tennessee Cavalry (Nixon's Regiment)

 

Crossland's Brigade
Col. EDWARD CROSSLAND

  • 3rd Kentucky Mounted Infantry
  • 7th Kentucky Mounted Infantry
  • 8th Kentucky Mounted Infantry
  • 12th Kentucky Mounted Infantry
  • 12th Kentucky Cavalry
  • Huey's Kentucky Battalion

 

Jackson's Division
Brig. Gen. WILLIAM H. JACKSON

Armstrong's Brigade
Brig. Gen. FRANK C. ARMSTRONG

  • 1st Mississippi Cavalry
  • 2nd Mississippi Cavalry
  • 2nd Mississippi Partisan Rangers (Ballentine's Regiment) 
  • 28th Mississippi Cavalry

 

Ross's Brigade
Brig. Gen. LAWRENCE S. ROSS

  • 3rd Texas Cavalry
  • 6th Texas Cavalry
  • 9th Texas Cavalry
  • 27th Texas Cavalry
  • 1st Texas Legion

 

ARTILLERY
Capt. J. W. MORTON

  • Bryant's Arkansas Battery
  • Morton's Tennessee Battery
  • Rice's Tennessee Battery
  • Croft's Georgia Battery
  • King's Missouri Battery
  • Waties' South Carolina Battery

 

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