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Union Order of Battle

Battle of Franklin
Official Records of the War of the Rebellion

John McAllister Schofield
Lieutenant General John M. Schofield (Library of Congress)
Maj. Gen. JOHN M. SCHOFIELD, Commanding

FOURTH ARMY CORPS
TWENTY-THIRD ARMY CORPS
CAVALRY CORPS


FOURTH ARMY CORPS
Maj. Gen. DAVID S. STANLEY

FIRST DIVISION
Brig. Gen. NATHAN KIMBALL

First Brigade
Col. ISAAC M. KIRBY

 

Second Brigade
Brig. Gen. WALTER C. WHITAKER

  • 96th Illinois
        Maj. George Hicks
  • 115th Illinois
        Col. Jesse H. Moore
  • 35th Indiana
        Lieut. Col. Augustus G. Tassin
  • 21st Kentucky
        Lieut. Col. James C. Evans
  • 23d Kentucky
        Lieut. Col. George W. Northup
  • 45th Ohio
        Lieut. Col. John H. Humphrey
  • 51st Ohio
        Lieut. Col. Charles H. Wood

 

Third Brigade
Brig. Gen. WILLIAM GROSE

  • 75th Illinois
        Col. John E. Bennett
  • 80th Illinois
        Capt. James Cunningham
  • 84th Illinois
        Lieut. Col. Charles H. Morton
  • 9th Indiana
        Col. Isaac C. B. Suman
  • 30th Indiana
        Capt. Henry W. Lawton
  • 36th Indiana (one company)
        Lieut. John P. Swisher
  • 84th Indiana
        Maj. John C. Taylor
  • 77th Pennsylvania
        Col. Thomas E. Rose

 

G. D. Wagner
George D. Wagner (Library of Congress)
SECOND DIVISION
Brig. Gen. GEORGE D. WAGNER

First Brigade
Col. EMERSON OPDYCKE

  • 36th Illinois
        Maj. Levi P. Holden
  • 44th Illinois
        Capt. Alonzo W. Clark
  • 73d Illinois
        Capt. Wilson Burroughs
  • 74th & 88th Illinois
        Lieut. Col. George W. Smith
  • 125th Ohio
        Maj. Joseph Bruff
  • 24th Wisconsin
        Capt. William Kennedy

 

Second Brigade
Col. JOHN Q. LANE

  • 100th Illinois
        Lieut. Col. Charles M. Hammend
  • 40th Indiana
        Lieut. Col. Henry Learning
  • 57th Indiana
        Lieut. Col. Willis Blanch
        Maj. John S. McGraw
  • 28th Kentucky
        Maj. George W. Barth
        Lieut. Col. J. Rowan Boone
  • 26th Ohio
        Capt. William Clark
  • 97th Ohio
        Lieut. Col. Milton Barnes
        Capt. Clarkson C. Nichols

 

Third Brigade
Col. JOSEPH CONRAD

  • 42d Illinois
        Lieut. Col. Edgar D. Swain
  • 51st Illinois
        Capt. Albert M. Tilton
  • 79th Illinois
        Col. Allen Buckner
  • 15th Missouri
        Capt. George Ernst
  • 64th Ohio
        Lieut. Col. Robert C. Brown
  • 65th Ohio
        Maj. Orlow Smith

 

THIRD DIVISION
Brig. Gen. THOMAS J. WOOD

First Brigade
Col. ABEL D. STREIGHT

  • 89th Illinois
        Lieut. Col. William D. Williams
  • 51st Indiana
        Capt. William W. Scearce
  • 8th Kansas
        Lieut. Col. John Conover
  • 15th Ohio
        Col. Frank Askew
        Lieut. Col. John McClenahan
  • 49th Ohio
        Maj. Luther M. Strong
        Capt. Daniel Hartsough

 

Second Brigade
Col. P. SIDNEY POST
Lieut. Col. ROBERT L. KIMBERLY

  • 59th Illinois
        Maj. James M. Stookey
  • 41st Ohio
        Lieut. Col. Robert L. Kimberly
        Capt. Ezra Dunham
  • 71st Ohio
        Lieut. Col. James H. Hart
        Capt. William H. McClure
  • 93d Ohio
        Lieut. Col. Daniel Bowman
  • 124th Ohio
        Lieut. Col. James Pickands

 

Third Brigade
Brig. Gen. SAMUEL BEATTY

  • 79th Indiana
        Lieut. Col. George W. Parker
  • 86th Indiana
        Col. George F. Dick
  • 13th Ohio (four companies)
        Maj. Joseph T. Snider
  • 19th Ohio
        Lieut. Col. Henry G. Stratton

 

ARTILLERY
Capt. LYMAN A. BRIDGES

  • Bridges' Illinois Battery
  • Kentucky Light, 1st Battery
        Capt. Theodore S. Thomasson
  • 1st Ohio Light, Battery A
  • 1st Ohio Light, Battery G
        Capt. Alexander Marshall
  • Ohio Light, 6th Battery
        Lieut. Aaron P. Baldwin
  • Ohio Light, 20th Battery
  • Pennsylvania Light, Battery B
        Capt. Jacob Ziegler
  • 4th United States, Battery M
        Lieut. Samuel Canby

 

Jacob D. Cox
Jacob D. Cox (Library of Congress)
TWENTY-THIRD ARMY CORPS

Maj. Gen. JOHN M. SCHOFIELD
Brig. Gen. JACOB D. COX

SECOND DIVISION
Brig. Gen. THOMAS H. RUGER

First Brigade (on detached duty during the campaign)
Brig. Gen. JOSEPH A. COOPER

  • 130th Indiana
        Col. Charles S. Parrish
  • 26th Kentucky
        Col. Cicero Maxwell
  • 25th Michigan
        Capt. Samuel L. Demarest
  • 99th Ohio
        Lieut. Col. John E. Cummins
  • 3d Tennessee
        Col. William Cross
  • 6th Tennessee
        Lieut. Col. Edward Maynard

 

Second Brigade
Col. ORLANDO H. MOORE

  • 107th Illinois
        Capt. John W. Wood
  • 80th Indiana
        Lieut. Col. Alfred D. Owen
  • 129th Indiana
        Col. Charles A. Zollinger
  • 23d Michigan
        Col. Oliver L. Spaulding
  • 111th Ohio
        Lieut. Col. Isaac R. Sherwood
  • 118th Ohio
        Maj. Edgar Sowers

 

Third Brigade
Col. SILAS A. STRICKLAND

  • 91st Indiana
        Lieut. Col. Charles H. Butterfield
  • 123d Indiana
        Col. John C. McQuiston
  • 50th Ohio
        Lieut. Col. Hamilton S. Gillespie
  • 183d Ohio
        Col. George W. Hoge

 

THIRD DIVISION
Brig. Gen. JACOB D. COX
Brig. Gen. JAMES W. REILLY

First Brigade
Brig. Gen. JAMES W. REILLY

  • 12th Kentucky
        Lieut. Col. Laurence H. Rousseau
  • 16th Kentucky
        Capt. Jacob Miller
  • 100th Ohio
        Lieut. Col. Edwin L. Hayes
  • 104th Ohio
        Col. Oscar W. Sterl
  • 175th Ohio
        Col. Daniel W. McCoy 
  • 8th Tennessee
        Capt. James W. Berry

 

Second Brigade
Col. JOHN S. CASEMENT

  • 65th Illinois
        Lieut. Col. W. Scott Stewart
  • 65th Indiana
        Lieut. Col. John W. Hammond
  • 124th Indiana
        Col. John M. Orr
  • 103d Ohio
        Capt. Henry S. Pickands
  • 5th Tennessee
        Lieut Col. Nathaniel Witt

 

Third Brigade
Col. ISRAEL N. STILES

  • 112th Illinois
        Maj. Tristram T. Dow
  • 63d Indiana
        Lieut. Col. Daniel Morris
  • 120th Indiana
        Maj. John M. Barcus
  • 128th Indiana
        Lieut. Col. Jasper Packard

 

ARTILLERY

  • Indiana Light, 15th Battery
        Capt. Alonzo D. Harvey
  • Indiana Light, 22d Battery
  • Indiana Light, 23d Battery
        Lieut. Aaron A. Wilber
  • 1st Ohio Light, Battery D
        Capt. Giles J. Cockerill
  • Ohio Light, 19th Battery
        Capt. Frank Wilson

 

J. H. Wilson
James H. Wilson (Library of Congress)
CAVALRY CORPS

Maj. Gen. JAMES H. WILSON

Escort

  • 4th U.S. Cavalry

 

FIRST DIVISION
Brig. Gen. EDWARD M. McCOOK

First Brigade
Brig. Gen. JOHN T. CROXTON

  • 8th Iowa Cavalry
  • 4th Kentucky Mounted Infantry
  • 2nd Michigan Cavalry
  • 1st Tennessee Cavalry

 

FIFTH DIVISION
Brig. Gen. EDWARD HATCH

First Brigade
Col. ROBERT R. STEWART

  • 3rd Illinois Cavalry
  • 11th Indiana Cavalry
  • 12th Missouri Cavalry (at Brentwood)
  • 10th Tennessee Cavalry (at Brentwood)

 

Second Brigade
Col. DATUS E. COON

  • 2nd Iowa Cavalry
  • 6th Illinois Cavalry
  • 7th Illinois Cavalry
  • 9th Illinois Cavalry
  • 12th Tennessee Cavalry

 

SIXTH DIVISION
Brig. Gen. RICHARD W. JOHNSON

First Brigade
Col. THOMAS J. HARRISON

  • 16th Illinois Cavalry
  • 5th Iowa Cavalry
  • 7th Ohio Cavalry

 

Second Brigade
Col. JAMES BIDDLE

  • 14th Illinois Cavalry
  • 6th Indiana Cavalry
  • 8th Michigan Cavalry
  • 3rd Tennessee

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