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Siege of Knoxville
Union Order of Battle

IX Corps

Brig. Gen. Robert B. Potter

1st Division

Brig. Gen. Edward Ferrero

1st Brigade

Col. David Morrison

36th Massachusetts Infantry

Maj. William E. Draper

8th Michigan Infantry

Lieut. Col. Ralph Ely

79th New York Infantry

Capt. William S. Montgomery

45th Pennsylvania Infantry

Lieut. Col. Francis M. Hills

2nd Brigade

Col. Benjamin C. Christ

29th Massachusetts Infantry

Col. Ebenezer W. Pierce

27th Michigan Infantry

Maj. William B. Wright

46th New York Infantry

Capt. Alphons Serieri

50th Pennsylvania Infantry

Maj. Edward Overton, Jr.

3rd Brigade

Col. Daniel Leasure

Col. William Humphrey

2nd Michigan Infantry

Maj. Cornelius Byington (mw)

17th Michigan Infantry

Lieut. Col. Lorin L. Comstock (k)

20th Michigan Infantry

Maj. Byron M. Cutcheon

100th Pennsylvania Infantry

Lieut. Col. Matthew M. Dawson


34th New York Battery

Capt. Jacob Roemer

Battery D, 1st Rhode Island

Capt. William W. Buckley

2nd Division

Col. Joshua K. Sigfried

Col. John f. Hartranft

1st Brigade

Col. Thomas B. Allard

Col. Joshua K. Sigfried

2nd Maryland Infantry

Col. Thomas B. Allard

21st Massachusetts Infantry

Lieut. Col. George P. Hawkes

48th Pennsylvania Infantry

Maj. Joseph A. Gilmour

2nd Brigade

Lieut. Col. Edwin Schall

35th Massachusetts Infantry

Maj. Nathaniel Wales

11th New Hampshire Infantry

Capt. Leander W. Cogswell

51st Pennsylvania Infantry

Maj. William J. Bolton

3rd Brigade

Col. Wilson C. Lemert

86th Ohio Infantry

Maj. William Kraus

129th Ohio Infantry

Col. Howard D. John

22nd Ohio Battery

Lieut. Amos B. Alger

4th Ohio Cavalry Battalion

Maj. Joseph T. Wheeler


15th Indiana Battery

Capt. John C. H. von Sehlen

Batteries L and M, 3rd U.S.  Artillery

Lieut. Erskine Gittings

Battery E, 2nd U.S. Artillery

Lieut. Samuel N. Benjamin


Not Brigaded

79th New York


Battery E, 2nd U.S. Artillery


6th Indiana Cavalry


Army of the Ohio

Maj Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside

(March 25 - December 11, 1863)

Maj. Gen. John G. Foster

(December 11 - February 9, 1864

General Headquarters

Chief of Staff

Maj. Gen. John G. Parke


6th Indiana Cavalry

Col. James Biddle


Brig. Gen. Mahlon D. Manson

(September 24 - December 20, 1863

Maj. Gen. Jacob Dolson Cox

December 21, 1863 - February 8, 1864

Chief of Engineers

Col. Orlando M. Poe

McLaughlin's Ohio Cavalry Squadron

Maj. Richard Rice

1st Division

Brig. Gen. Jeremiah Boyle

2nd Division

Brig. Gen. Julius White

1st Brigade

Col. Samuel R. Mott

50th Indiana Infantry

Col. James L. Culbertson

16th Kentucky Infantry

Col. James W. Gault

25th Michigan Infantry

Capt. Samuel L. Demarest

118th Ohio Infantry

Lieut. Col. Thomas L. Young

Elgin Illinois Battery

Capt. Andrew M. Wood

1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry

Col. Robert K. Byrd

2nd Brigade

Col. Marshall W. Chapin

107th Illinois Infantry

Lieut. Col. Francis H. Lowry

13th Kentucky Infantry

Col. William E. Hobson

23rd Michigan Infantry

Maj. William W. Wheeler

111th Ohio Infantry

Col. John R. Bond

Maj. Isaac R. Sherwood

Henshaw's Illinois Battery

Capt. Edward C. Henshaw

3rd Division

Brig. Gen. Milo S. Hascall

1st Brigade

Col. James W. Reilly

44th Ohio Infantry

Maj. Alpheus S. Moore

100th Ohio Infantry

Col. Patrick S. Slevin

104th Ohio Infantry

Lieut. Col. Oscar W. Steri

Battery D, 1st Ohio

Lieut. William H. Pease

2nd Brigade

Col. Daniel Cameron

65th Illinois Infantry

Lieut. Col. William S. Stewart

24th Kentucky Infantry

Col. John S. Hunt

103rd Ohio Infantry

Capt. John T. Philpot

Rigby's Indiana Battery

Capt. Hubbard T. Thomas

Corps Artillery

Reserve Artillery

Capt. Andrew J. Konkle

24th Indiana Battery

Capt. Joseph A. Sims

19th Ohio Battery

Capt. Joseph C. Shields


Engineers Battalion

Capt. Oliver S. McClure


Provisional Brigade

Col. William A. Hoskins

12th Kentucky Infantry

Lieut. Col. Lawrence H. Rousseau

Maj. Joseph M. Owens

8th Tennessee Infantry

Col. Felix A. Reeve

Cavalry Corps

Brig. Gen. James M. Shackelford

Brig. Gen. Samuel D. Sturgis

(December 12, 1863 - April 15, 1864)

1st Division

Brig. Gen. William P. Sanders (mw)

Col. Frank Wolford

1st Brigade

Col. Frank Wolford

Lieut. Col. Silas Adams

1st Kentucky Cavalry

Lieut. Col. Silas Adams

12th Kentucky Cavalry

Maj. James B. Harrison

Law's Howitzer Battery


2nd Brigade

Lieut. Col. Emory S. Bond

112th Illinois Mounted Infantry

Maj. Tristram T. Dow

8th Michigan Cavalry

Maj. Henry C. Edgerly

45th Ohio Mounted Infantry

Col. Benjamin Runkle

15th Indiana Battery

Lieut. Alonzo D. Harvey

3rd Brigade

Col. Charles D. Pennebaker

11th Kentucky Cavalry

Col. S. Palace Love

27th Kentucky Mounted Infantry

Lieut. Col. John H. Ward

2nd Division

Col. John W. Foster

1st Brigade

Col. James P. T. Carter

Col. Israel Garrard

2nd Ohio  Cavalry

Lieut. Col. George A. Purington

7th Ohio Cavalry

Maj. James McIntyre

2nd Tennessee Mounted Infantry

Maj. Daniel A. Carpenter

Battery M, 2nd Illinois

Capt. John C. Phillips

2nd Brigade

Col. John W. Foster

Col. Felix W. Graham

Col. Harace Capron

14th Illinois Cavalry

Col. Horace Capron

5th Indiana Mounted Infantry

Lieut. Col. Thomas H. Butler

65th Indiana Mounted Infantry

Capt. Walter G. Hodge

9th Ohio Cavalry

Maj. William D. Hamilton

8th Tennessee Cavalry

Maj. John M. Sawyers

Colvin's Illinois Battery

Capt. John H. Colvin

Left Wing Forces

Brig. Gen. Orlando B. Wilcox

1st Brigade

Col. John R. Mahan

115th Indiana Infantry

Lieut. Col. Alfred J. Hawn

116th Indiana Infantry

Col. William C. Kise

117th Indiana Infantry

Col. Thomas J. Brady

118th Indiana Infantry

Col. George W. Jackson

2nd Brigade

Col. William A. Hoskins

12th Kentucky Infantry

Maj. Joseph M. Owens

103rd Ohio Infantry

Col. John S. Casement

8th Tennessee Infantry

Col. Felix A. Reeve

Not Brigaded

3rd Indiana Cavalry, Company L

Capt. Oliver M. Powers

3rd Indiana Cavalry, Company M

Capt. Charles U. Patton

23rd Indiana Battery

Capt. James H. Myers

12th Michigan Battery

Capt. Edward G. Hillier

21st Ohio Battery

Capt. James W. Patterson

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