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Siege of Port Hudson
Confederate Order of Battle

Department of Mississippi & East Louisiana

Maj. Gen. Franklin Gardner

Left Wing

Col. Isaiah G. W. Steedman

1st Alabama Infantry

Col. I. G. W. Steedman

1st Mississippi Infantry

Maj. Thomas H. Johnston

39th Mississippi Infantry

Col. W. B. Shelby

10th Arkansas Infantry Regiment

Lieut. Col. E. L. Vaughan

15th Arkansas Infantry

Col. Benjamin Johnson

18th Arkansas Infantry Regiment (Carroll's)

Col. W. N. Parish

Claiborne's Mississippi Light Infantry

Capt. A. J. Lewis

9th Louisiana Partisan Rangers Battalion

Lieut. Col. J. H. Wingfield

1st Mississippi Light Artillery (Bradford's and Herod's Batteries)

Watson's Louisiana Battery

Lieut. E. A. Toledano

English's Mississippi Battery

Lieut. P. J. Noland


Brig. Gen. William Beal

1st Alabama Infantry

Capt. J. F. Whitfield

49th Alabama Infantry

Col. Jeptha Edwards

1st Arkansas Infantry Regiment

Lieut. Col. Batt L. Jones

12th Arkansas Infantry Regiment

Col. T. J. Reid, Jr.

14th Arkansas Infantry Regiment (Power's)

Lieut. Col. Pleasant Fowler

16th Arkansas Infantry Regiment

Col. O. P. Lyles

1st Mississippi Infantry

Lieut. Col. A. S. Hamilton

12th Mississippi Light Artillery (Abbay's Battery)

George Abbay

1st Tennessee Light Artillery

Lieut. Oswald Tilghman

Watson's Louisiana Battery

Sgt. Maj. H. L. Nichols

1st Tennessee Heavy Artillery

Capt. James A. Fisher


Col. William R. Miles

9th Louisiana Infantry

Capt. T. B. R. Chinn

Miles' Louisiana Legiion

Lieut. Col. Frederick Brand

23rd Arkansas Infantry Regiment

Col. O. P. Lyles

Maxey's Brigade (provisional battalion)

Col. S. A. Whiteside

Boone's Louisiana Battery

Capt. R. M. Boone

Seven Stars Mississippi Artilllery

Capt. Calvitt Roberts

DeGoumay's Battery

Maj. A. Merchant


Col. John L. Logan

11th and 17th Arkansas (detachment)

Col. John Griffith

9th Tennessee Battalion

Maj. James H. Aiken

Cochran's Battalion

Garland's Battalion

Maj. W. H. Garland

Hughes's Battalion

Lieut. Col. C. C. Wilbourn

Stockdale's Battalion

Lieut Col. Thomas R. Stockdale

7 Stars Mississippi Artillery (Robert's Battery)

Capt. Calvin Roberts

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