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Battle of North Anna

Confederate Commander

Gen. Robert E. Lee

Forces Engaged: 50,000-53,000

Killed: 124

Wounded: 704

Captured or Missing: 724

Total Casualties: 1,552

Confederate Officers

Lieut. Gen. Richard S. Ewell

Lieut. Gen. Ambrose P. Hill

Maj. Gen. Martin L. Smith

Maj. Gen. Richard H. Anderson

Maj. Gen. Martin L. Smith

Maj. Gen. Charles W. Field

Maj. Gen. George E. Pickett

Maj. Gen. Jubal A. Early

Maj. Gen. Robert E. Rodes

Maj. Gen. Henry Heth

Maj. Gen. Cadmus M. Wilcox

Maj. Gen. Wade Hampton

Maj. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee

Maj. Gen. William H. F. Lee

Brig. Gen. William N. Pendleton

Brig. Gen. Joseph B. Kershaw

Brig. Gen. Benjamin G. Humphreys

Brig. Gen. William T. Wofford

Brig. Gen. Goode Bryan

Brig. Gen. Evander M. Law

Brig. Gen. George T. Anderson

Brig. Gen. Montgomery D. Corse

Brig. Gen. Edward P. Alexander

Brig. Gen. John B. Gordon

Brig. Gen. Stephen D. Ramseur

Brig. Gen. Cullen A. Battle

Brig. Gen. George P. Doles

Brig. Gen. Armistead L. Long

Brig. Gen. William Mahone

Brig. Gen. Nathaniel H. Harris

Brig. Gen. Ambrose R. Wright

Brig. Gen. Joseph R. Davis

Brig. Gen. John R. Cooke

Brig. Gen. William W. Kirkland

Brig. Gen. James H. Lane

Brig. Gen. Alfred M. Scales

Brig. Gen. Edward L. Thomas

Brig. Gen. Thomas L. Rosser

Brig. Gen. Matthew C. Butler

Brig. Gen. Lunsford L. Lomax

Brig. Gen. Williams C. Wickham

Brig. Gen. John R. Chambliss

Confederate Order of Battle

Confederate Official Records

May 23-26, 1864

Carolina and Hanover Counties, Virginia


Part of the Overland Campaign

National Park Service

Battle of North Anna

Battlefield Trust

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North Anna Campaign Article

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Warfare History Network

Sharp Clash at North Anna

YouTube Video

Battle of North Anna War Department

Library of Congress Pictures

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Forces Engaged: 67,000 - 100,000

Killed: 591

Wounded: 2,734

Captured or Missing: 661

Total Casualties: 3,986

Union Officers

Maj. Gen. Andrew A. Humphreys

Maj. Gen. Winfield S. Hancock

Maj. Gen. David B. Birney

Maj. Gen. Gouverneur K. Warren

Maj. Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside

Maj. Gen. John G. Parke

Maj. Gen.. Thomas L. Crittenden

Brig. Gen. Seth Williams

Brig. Gen. Rufus Ingalls

Brig. Gen. Gershom Mott

Brig. Gen. Robert O. Tyler

Brig. Gen. Charles Griffin

Brig. Gen. Romeyn B. Ayres

Brig. Gen. Joseph J. Bartlett

Brig. Gen. Samuel W. Crawford

Brig. Gen. Lysander Cutler

Brig. Gen. Horatio G. Wright

Brig. Gen. James B. Ricketts

Brig. Gen. Alfred T. A. Torbert

Brig. Gen. David A. Russell

Brig. Gen. Henry L. Eustis

Brig. Gen. Thomas H. Neill

Brig. Gen. Frank Wheaton

Brig. Gen. Henry J. Hunt

Brig. Gen. Marsena R. Patrick

Brig. Gen. Francis C. Barlow

Brig. Gen. John Gibbon

Brig. Gen. Joshua T. Owen

Brig. Gen.  James Ledlie

Brig. Gen. Robert B. Potter

Brig. Gen. Orlando B. Wilcox

Brig. Gen. Edward Ferrero

Union Order of Battle

Union Official Records

1 through 114

115 through 251

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          Historical Society, 2008. p 458-462

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