Confederate Units of Danville & Pittsylvania County

Confederate units of Danville and Pittsylvania County, Virginia.

  • Danville Artillery
    • Captains: Lindsey M. Shumaker, George W. Wooding (to Capt. 4/62, WIA 12/62, died), Robert Sidney Rice (WIA 7/64, died), Berryman Zirkle Price
  • Pittsylvania Artillery (aka Motley’s Battery)
    • Captain: Benjamin H. Motley
  • 13th Battalion Virginia Light Artillery, Company B, Ringgold Battery
    • Captains: Timothy H. Stamps (resigned 6/63), Crispin Dickenson (to Capt. 7/63)
  • 5th Virginia Cavalry, Company C, Danville Cavalry
    • Captains: William K. Mebane (resigned 5/63), William Wilson (KIA at Yellow Tavern 5/64), Berryman Green
  • 6th Virginia Cavalry, 2nd Company E, Pittsylvania Dragoons
    • Captains: Cabell E. Flournoy (to Maj. 7/62), William T. Mitchell (POW at Yellow Tavern 5/64)
  • 18th Virginia Infantry, Company A, Danville Blues
    • Captains: William P. Graves, James A. Holland (to Capt. 4/62, WIA, POW at Gettysburg)
  • 18th┬áVirginia Infantry, Company B, Danville Grays
    • Captains: Thomas D. Claiborne, James Daniel Turner (to Capt. 10/62, resigned 6/63), Robert McCulloch (to Capt. 6/63, POW at Gettysburg), James M. Murrie (acting)
  • 18th Virginia Infantry, Company I, Spring Garden Blues
    • Captains: James C. Luck, Elisha D. Oliver (to Capt. 4/62, WIA, POW at Gettysburg)
  • 21st Virginia Infantry, Company H, Chalk Level Grays
    • Captains: Sherwood T. Mustain, Chesley H. Farmer,
  • 21st Virginia Infantry, Company I, Turkeycock Grays
    • Captains: William A. Witcher, Samuel F. Swanson,
  • 38th Virginia Infantry, Company A, Capt. Daniel C. Townes’ Company
    • Captains: Daniel C. Townes, Thomas J. Turner, Richard J. Joyce
  • 38th Virginia Infantry, Company B, Pittsylvania Vindicators
    • Captains: John Roy Cabell, William B. Pritchard
  • 38th Virginia Infantry, Company C, Laurel Grove Riflemen
    • Captains: William B. Simpson (declined re-election 4/62), John T. Grubbs (to Capt. 4/62)
  • 38th Virginia Infantry, Company D, Whitmell Guards
    • Captains: Ralph C. Herndon, William H. Badgett, John A. Herndon
  • 38th Virginia Infantry, Company E, Cabell Guards
    • Captains: Joseph R. Cabell (to Maj. 5/62), Thomas M. Tyree (to Capt. 5/62)
  • 38th Virginia Infantry, Company H, Secession Guards
    • Captains: Joseph M. Terry, James E. Poindexter, Edgar W. Carrington
  • 38th Virginia Infantry, Company K, Cascade Rifles
    • Captains: George K. Griggs (to Lt. Col. 7/64), James M. Cabaniss (to Capt. 12/64), William G. Cabaniss (to Capt. 8/64, retired 12/64), Joseph H. Estes
  • 46th Virginia Infantry, 2nd Company C, Pigg River Invincibles
    • Captains: Isaac H. Watson, John R. Yeatts
  • 53rd Virginia Infantry, Company I, Chatham Grays
    • Captains: William H. Werth, James Dodderidge Coles, Rawley White Martin, William Marshall Tredway
  • 53rd Virginia Infantry, Company G, Logan Guards
    • Captains: William Sydnor Penick, Ross Carter, Richard Avery Mustain
  • 57th Virginia Infantry, Company D, Galveston Tigers
    • Captains: David Dyer (promoted 5/62), David V. Dickinson (POW at Gettysburg)
  • 57th Virginia Infantry, Company E, Pigg River Grays
    • Captains: William H. Ramsey, Ralph S. Woody
  • 57th Virginia Infantry, Company F, Henry & Pittsylvania Rifles
    • Captains: Vincent Oliver Witcher, Green Y. Griggs, Thomas J. Martin
  • 57th Virginia Infantry, Company G, Ladies Guard
    • Captains: William Patterson (resigned 10/61), Benjamin H. Wade (to Capt. 10/61, to Lt. Col. 2/63), Daniel Arrington (to Capt. 12/62, POW at Gettysburg)
  • 57th Virginia Infantry, Company I, Pittsylvania Life Guards
    • Captains: Andrew J. Smith (to Maj. 5/62), Pope D. Eanes (elected, resigned 5/62), Robert S. Ransom (to Capt. 5/62)
  • Col. P. M. Henry’s Regiment, 5th Battalion Virginia Reserves, Company A, Danville Reserves, Capt. Cabell Hairston’s Company
  • Col. P. M. Henry’s Regiment, 5th Battalion Virginia Reserves, Company C, Danville Reserves, Capt. Richard J. Moorman’s Company
  • Col. P. M. Henry’s Regiment, 5th Battalion Virginia Reserves, Company E, Danville Reserves, Capt. James P. Sykes’ Company
  • Col. P. M. Henry’s Regiment, 5th Battalion Virginia Reserves, Company F, Danville Reserves, Capt. W. D. Perkins’ Company
  • Col. P. M. Henry’s Regiment, 5th Battalion Virginia Reserves, Company G, Danville Reserves, Capt. Christopher Arrington’s Company
  • Col. P. M. Henry’s Regiment, 5th Battalion Virginia Reserves, Company H, Danville Reserves, Capt. John D. Rice’s Company
  • Capt. Walter Hays Otey’s Company Light Artillery, Local Defense Troops
    • Organized for defense of the Danville Arsenal
  • Young Guards, Home Guard
  • Pittsylvania County Home Guard