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19th Cavalry Regiment was formed in April 1863, using the 3rd Regiment Virginia State Line as its nucleus. It served in Jenkin's and W. L. Jackson's Brigade and confronted the Federals in western Virginia. Later the unit took part in the operations in the Shenandoah Valley and disbanded during April, 1865. Its commanders were Colonel William L. Jackson, Lieutenant Colonel William P. Thompson, and Majors George Downs and Joseph K. Kesler.  
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*Formed in April 1863, using the 3rd Regiment Virginia State Line as its nucleus.  
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*It served in Jenkin's and W. L. Jackson's Brigade and confronted the Federals in western Virginia.  
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*Later the unit took part in the operations in the Shenandoah Valley and disbanded during April, 1865.  
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*Commanders were Colonel William L. Jackson, Lieutenant Colonel William P. Thompson, and Majors George Downs and Joseph K. Kesler.
  
 
=== Companies ===
 
=== Companies ===

Revision as of 19:47, 2 January 2011

Brief History

  • Formed in April 1863, using the 3rd Regiment Virginia State Line as its nucleus.
  • It served in Jenkin's and W. L. Jackson's Brigade and confronted the Federals in western Virginia.
  • Later the unit took part in the operations in the Shenandoah Valley and disbanded during April, 1865.
  • Commanders were Colonel William L. Jackson, Lieutenant Colonel William P. Thompson, and Majors George Downs and Joseph K. Kesler.

Companies

Field and Staff
Company A
Company B
Company C
Company D
Company E
Company F
Company G
Company H
Company I
Company K

Sources