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The information in this list of Alabama Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site (CWSS). That web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.


Contents

H Units

  • Hays' Regiment, Alabama
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Hilliard's Legion, Alabama Volunteers
    Hilliard's Legion, organized at Montgomery, Alabama, in June, 1862, It was composed of five battalions, but one mounted battalion soon became part of the 10th Confederate Cavalry Regiment. Its artillery arm was detached and redesignated the Barbour Light Artillery. In November, 1863, it was dissolved. Parts of the 1st and 3rd Battalions formed the 60th Alabama Regiment, and the 2nd and 4th Battalions became the 59th Alabama Regiment. Three companies of the 1st Battalion formed the 23rd Alabama Battalion Sharpshooters.
  • Hurt's Battery, Alabama Light Artillery
    Hardaway's-Hurt's Battery was organized by R.A. Hardaway and moved to Virginia in June, 1861. The men were raised in Russell, Macon, and Tallapoosa counties.It surrendered

I through K Units

  • Alabama Invalid Corps
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Camp of Instruction, Talladega, Alabama Talladega was one of two camps of instruction established in Alabama for collecting recruits.  Most men between the ages of 18 and 35 would be obliged to enroll. Enrolling officers in each county collected men and took them to camp, where they were enrolled and eventually assigned to a front-line unit
  • Ingliss' Alabama Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Jeff Davis Artillery, Alabama
    Jeff Davis Light Artillery was organized at Selma, Alabama, in May, 1861, with men recruited in Dallas, Lowndes, and Autauga counties. surrendered with 1 officer and 26 men.
  • Kolb's Battery, Alabama Light Artillery
    Barbour Light Artillery was organized at Eufaula, Alabama, in April, 1862. Part of Hilliard's Alabama Legion, it was soon detached and served the rest of the war as an independent company.During January, 1865, it moved to North Carolina, but surrendered at Augusta, Georgia

L Units

  • Alabama Legion
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Lewis' Regiment, Alabama
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Logan's Company, Alabama Mounted Reserve
    Ellis Logan of Coosa county formed a company for home defense after a special Act was passed in 1864 for those who were exempt from service to form companies for defending within State Borders.

Ma through Mi Units 

  • Alabama (Miscellaneous)
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Milner's Alabama Cavalry
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.


Mo through Mu Units

  • Mobile Reserves, Alabama
    "Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.
  • Montgomery Alabama Light Artillery
    Montgomery True Blues Light Artillery was formed at Norfolk, Virginia, in January, 1863, with men from Montgomery who had served in the 3rd Alabama Regiment.disbanded at Ridgeway, North Carolina, in April, 1865.
  • Moreland's Regiment, Alabama Cavalry
    Moreland's Cavalry Battalion was organized in August, 1863, at Russellville, Alabama, with men raised in Frankiln County.On May 18, 1865, it surrenderded at Iuka
  • Murphy's Battalion, Alabama Cavalry (Alabama and Florida Battalion)
    The 15th Confederate Cavalry was organized in early 1864 at Mobile, and it was composed of Alabama and Florida companies In April 1865, it was sent to establish a courier line to Demopolis, but before this was done, the regiment took part in a disastrous fight at Claiborne. The greater part of the regiment disbanded, and the few who remained were paroled at Demopolis.

 

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