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Texas Confederate Units in the United States Civil War

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Texas Texas Confederate Units in the United States Civil War Over 158,000 Texans served in the Confederate army and Texas regiments fought in every major battle throughout the war. Some men were veterans of the Mexican–American War; a few had served in the earlier Texas Revolution. The state maintained at its own expense some additional troops that were for home defense. These included 5 regiments and 4 battalions of cavalry, and 4 regiments and one battalion of infantry.

Battle Flag The state furnished the Confederacy with 45 regiments of cavalry, 23 regiments of infantry, 12 battalions of cavalry, 4 battalions of infantry, 5 regiments of heavy artillery, and 30 batteries of light artillery.[1][2][3]

Contents

State Troops

1st Regiment, Texas Infantry State Troops
1st Regiment, Texas Infantry State Troops (6 months, 1863-64)
2nd Regiment, Texas Infantry State Troops (6 months, 1863-64)
3rd Regiment, Texas Infantry State Troops (6 months, 1863-64)
4th Regiment, Texas Infantry State Troops (6 months, 1863-64)
5th Regiment, Texas Infantry State Troops (6 months, 1863-64)
1st Battalion, Texas Infantry State Troops
20th Battalion, Texas State Troops
21st Battalion, Texas Infantry State Troops
24th Battalion, Texas Infantry State Troops
1st Battalion, Texas Cavalry State Troops (6 months, 1863-1864)
2nd Battalion, Texas Cavalry State Troops (6 months, 1863-64)
3rd Battalion, Texas Cavalry State Troops (6 months, 1863-64)
17th Brigade, Texas State Troops, United States Civil War

Infantry

1st Regiment, Texas Infantry
2nd Regiment, Texas Infantry - also called 2nd Texas Sharpshooters]
3rd Regiment, Texas Infantry
4th Regiment, Texas Infantry
5th Regiment, Texas Infantry
6th Regiment, Texas Infantry
7th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Gregg's)
8th Infantry Regiment, Texas Infantry (Hobby's)
9th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Nichols') (6 months, 1861-62)
9th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Maxey's) (Young's)
10th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Nelson's)
11th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Roberts')
12th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Young's)
13th Regiment, Texas Infantry
14th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Clark's)
15th Regiment, Texas Infantry
16th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Flournoy's)
17th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Allen's)
18th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Ochiltree's)
19th Regiment, Texas Infantry
20th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Elmore's)
21st Regiment, Texas Infantry
22nd Regiment, Texas Infantry
25th Regiment, Texas Infantry
28th Regiment, Texas Infantry
Timmon's Regiment, Texas Infantry
1st Battalion, Texas Infantry (Speight's)
3rd Battalion, Texas Infantry and Cavalry (6 months, 1861-62) (Kirby's)
4th Battalion, Texas Infantry (6 months, 1861-62)
5th Battalion, Texas Infantry
6th Battalion, Texas Infantry (Liken's)
8th Battalion, Texas Infantry
Griffin's Battalion, Texas Infantry
Houston Battalion, Texas Infantry
1st Battalion, Texas Sharpshooters (Burnett's)

Artillery

1st Regiment, Texas Heavy Artillery
4th Battalion, Texas Artillery (Shea's)
1st Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery (Edgar's Company)
2nd Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
4th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery (Van Dorn's)
5th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
6th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
7th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery (Moseley's)
8th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
9th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery (Lamar Artillery)
10th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
11th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery (Howell's Company)
12th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
13th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
14th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
15th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
16th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
17th Field Battery, Texas Light Artillery
Dege's Battalion, Texas Light Artillery

Cavalry

1st Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Buchel's) (Yager's) - 1st Mounted Rifles
2nd Mounted Rifles, Texas Cavalry
2nd Regiment, Texas Cavalry
3rd Regiment, Texas Cavalry (South Kansas-Texas Mounted Volunteers)
4th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (4th Mounted Volunteers)
5th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (5th Mounted Volunteers)
6th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Wharton, Stone's)
7th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (7th Mounted Volunteers)
8th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Terry's)
9th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Sims')
10th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Locke's)
11th Regiment, Texas Cavalry
12th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Parson's Mounted Volunteers)
13th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Burnett's)
14th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Johnson's Mounted Volunteers)
15th Regiment, Texas Cavalry
16th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Fitzhugh's)
17th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Moore's)
17th Consolidated Regiment, Texas Dismounted Cavalry
18th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Darnell's)
19th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Burford's)
20th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Bass')
21st Regiment, Texas Cavalry (1st Texas Lancers)
22nd Regiment, Texas Cavalry (1st Indian-Texas Regiment)
23rd Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Gould's)
24th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Wilkes') (2nd Texas Lancers)
25th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (3rd Texas Lancers) (Gillespie's)
26th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Debray's) (Davis' Mounted Battalion)
27th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Whitfield's Legion) (1st Texas Legion)
28th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Randal's) (1st Texas Lancers)
29th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (DeMorse's)
30th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Gurley's) (1st Texas Partisan Rangers)
31st Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Hawpe's)
32nd Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Crump's Battalion, Mounted Volunteers)
33rd Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Duff's Partisan Rangers)
34th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Alexander's) (2nd Texas Partisan Rangers)
35th Regiment, Texas Cavalry
35th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Liken's)
35th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Brown's)
36th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Woods')
37th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Terrell's)
Benavides' Regiment, Texas Cavalry
Border's Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Anderson's)
Bourland's Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Border Regiment)
Category: Chisum's Regiment, Texas Dismounted Cavalry, United States Civil War (2nd Texas Partisan Rangers) (Stone's)
Mann's Regiment, Texas Cavalry
Martin's Regiment, Texas Cavalry - (5th Partisan Rangers)
McCord's Frontier Regiment, Texas Cavalry
Morgan's Regiment, Texas Cavalry
Terry's Regiment, Texas Cavalry
Waller's Regiment, Texas Cavalry
Well's Regiment, Texas Cavalry
Wauls' Legion, Texas
Granbury's Consolidated Brigade, Texas Cavalry - (1st Consolidated Regiment)
1st Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Crump's)
3rd Battalion, Texas Cavalry (3rd Battalion Mounted Rifles)
4th Battalion, Texas Cavalry
6th Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Gould's)
7th Battalion, Texas Cavalry
8th Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Taylor's Battalion, Mounted Rifles)
9th Battalion, Texas Cavalry
10th Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Martin's)
12th Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Brown's)
14th Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Duff's)
34th Battalion, Texas Cavalry (Well's)

Cavalry/Other

Arizona Brigade, Texas
1st Texas Cavalry, Arizona Brigade
2nd Texas Cavalry, Arizona Brigade
3rd Texas Cavalry, Arizona Brigade
4th Texas Cavalry, Arizona Brigade
4th Battalion, Texas Artillery (Shea's)
6th and 15th Consolidated Regiment, Texas Volunteers
11th Battalion, Texas Volunteers (Cavalry and Infantry) (Spaight's)
Border's Battalion, Texas Cavalry
Gano's Battalion, Texas Cavalry
Gidding's Battalion, Texas Cavalry
Good's Battalion, Texas Cavalry
Mann's Battalion, Texas Cavalry
Ragsdale's Battalion

Misc

Infantry

Arnold's Company, Texas Infantry Riflemen (Militia)
Atkin's Company, Texas Infantry State Troops (Galveston Coast Guards)
Bean's Battalion, Texas Reserve Corps
Benton's Company, Texas Volunteers
Brazoria County Minutemen, Texas Infantry
Carter's Company, Texas Infantry (Austin City Light Infantry)
Chamber's Battalion, Texas Reserve Corps Infantry
Cotton's Company, Texas Infantry (Sabine Volunteers)
Cunningham's Company, Texas Infantry (Mustang Grays)
Currie's Company, Texas Infantry
Duke's Company, Texas Volunteers (Jefferson Guards)
Edgar's Company, Texas State Troops (Alamo City Guards)
Gould's Company, Texas State Troops (Clarksville Light Infantry)
Killough's Company, Texas Home Guards (Wheelock Home Guards)
Maxey's Company, Texas Light Infantry and Riflemen (Lamar Rifles)
McMinn's Company, Texas
McNeel's Company, Texas Local Defense Troops (McNeel's Coast Guards)
Merriman's Company, Texas Local Defense Troops (Orange County Coast Guards)
Perry's Company, Texas Local Defense Troops (Fort Bend Scouts)
Rainey's Company, Texas Volunteers
Rutherford's Company, Texas Infantry
Simms' Company, Texas Home Guards
Teague's Company, Texas Volunteers (Southern Rights Guards)
Teel's Company, Texas State Troops (6 months, 1861)
Townsend's Company, Texas Infantry (Robertson Five Shooters)
Watts Cameron's Company, Texas Infantry
Whaley's Company, Texas Infantry
Yarbrough's Company, Texas Infantry (Smith County Light Infantry)

Artillery

Douglas' Company, Texas Light Artillery
Good's Company, Texas Light Artillery State Troops (Dallas Light Artillery)
Greer's Rocket Battery, Texas Artillery
Hughes's Company, Texas Light Artillery
Jones' Company, Texas Light Artillery
Van Buren's Company, Texas Light Artillery

Cavalry

Bone's Company, Texas Cavalry
Coopwood's Spy Company, Texas Cavalry
Doughty's Company, Texas Cavalry State Troops (Refugio Spies)
Durant's Company, Texas Cavalry (Local Defense)
Frontier Battalion, Texas Cavalry
Graham's Company, Mounted Coast Guards, Texas State Troops
Hampton's Company, Texas State Troops (Victoria Blues) (4th Regiment, Texas Cavalry)
Lavaca County Minutemen, Texas Cavalry
Lilley's Company, Texas Cavalry (Pardoned Deserters)
McDowell's Company, Texas Cavalry (Lockhart Volunteers)
Nolan's Mounted Company, Texas Cavalry (Local Defense)
Pearson's Company, Partisan Rangers, Texas Cavalry (Local Defense)
Ragsdale's Company, Texas Cavalry (Red River Dragoons)
Randolph's Company, Texas Cavalry
Saufley's Scouting Battalion, Texas Cavalry
Steele's Command, Texas Cavalry
Sutton's Company, Texas Cavalry (Graham Rangers)
Terry's Mounted Company, Texas Cavalry (State Troops)
Thomas' Company, Partisan Rangers, Texas Cavalry (4 months, 1862-63)
Trevenio's Company, Texas Cavalry
Trevino's Squadron, Partisan Mounted Volunteers, Texas Cavalry
Upton's Company, Texas Cavalry (Local Defense)

Sources

  1. Wikipedia: Texas Military Recruitment.
  2. Wikipedia: List of Texas Confederate Units.
  3. Sidney Smith Johnson, Texans Who Wore The Gray, 1907.




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