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Missouri Confederate Military Units
During the Civil War 
 
This list is made up mostly from official data on file in the War Department
but some State Guard Records are not on file,
and some other records may be missing.
 
MISSOURI
State Guard Units Supporting the Confederacy
 
CAVALRY
State Guard
 
UNIT  DESIGNATION                                            REMARKS                    
First Regiment, First Division .
First Battalion, First Division Became Third Cavalry Regiment, First Division             
First Battalion, Independent Rangers Second Cavalry Battalion, First Division
First Regiment, Fourth Division .               
First Regiment, Fifth Division .
First Regiment, Sixth Division .                
First Regiment, Seventh Division .
First Regiment, Eighth Division .                
Second Regiment, First Division .
Second Battalion, First Division Also known as  First Cavalry Battalion, Independent Rangers             
Second Regiment, Sixth Division .
Second Regiment, Eighth Division .               
Third Regiment, First Dividion See First Cavalry Battalion, First Division
Third Regiment, Eighth Division .                
Fourth Regiment, Eighth Division .
Fifth Regiment, Eighth Division .                
Sixth Regiment, Eighth Division .
Seventh Regiment, Eighth Division See Vernon County Cavalry Battalion             
Eighth Regiment, Eighth Division .
Ninth Regiment, Eighth Division .               
Tenth Regiment, Eighth Division .
Eleventh Regiment, Eighth Division .                
Twelfth Regiment, Eighth Division .
Thirteenth Regiment, Eighth Division .                
Fourteenth Regiment, Eighth Division .
Bruce's Regiment, Second Division .               
Callaway Guards Capt. D. H. McIntyre's company, Second Division. Probably cavalry, but not positively ascertained.
Extra Battalion, Fourth Division Attached to First Infantry Regiment.           
Franklin's Regiment, Second Division .
Green's Regiment, Seond Division .                
Hawkins' Regiment, Second Division .
Kennett Rovers Company B, First Cavalry Regiment, First Division              
Major's Regiment, Third Division .
Missouri Rangers Company A, First Cavalry Regiment, First Division             
Plattin Rangers Capt. White Kennett's Company. Probably cavalry but not positively ascertained.
 
 
Artillery
State Guard
 
UNIT  DESIGNATION                                 REMARKS               
First Battalion, Fifth Division Probably composed of O'Reirdon's, Richardson's, and McDonald's batteries, Companies A, B, and C.
Bledsoe's Battery Commanded by Capt. H. M. Bledsoe - Reorganized for Confederate service.            
Clark's Battery Reorganized for Confederate service. 
Gorham's Battery Reorganized for Confederate service.              
Guibor's Battery Reorganized for Confederate service. 
Kelly's Battery .                
Kneisley's Battery .
McDonald's Battery Commanded by Capt. Robert McDonald - Reorganized for Confederate service.  See First Artillery Battalion.                
O'Reirdon's Battery A See First Artillery Battalion
Richardson's Battery B See First Artillery Battalion              

Wade's Battery

Reorganized for Confederate service. 
 
Infantry
State Guard
 
UNIT DESIGNATION REMARKS                                                                                        
First Regiment, First Division .
First Battalion, First Division .               
First Regiment, Third Division .
First Regiment, Fourth Division .               
First Regiment, Fifth Division .
First Battalion, Fifth Division .                
First Battalion, Seventh Division .
First Regiment, Eighth Division .                
Second Regiment, First Division .
Second Battalion, First Division .               
Second Regiment, Third Division .
Second Regiment, Fourth Division .               
Second Regiment, Fifth Division                         .
Second Regiment, Eighth Division .                
Third Regiment, First Division .
Third Battalion, First Division .                
Third Regiment, Third Division .
Third Regiment, Fifth Division .               
Third Regiment, Eighth Division .
Fourth Regiment, First Division .               
Fourth Regiment, Third Division .
Fourth Regiment, Eighth Division .                
Fifth Regiment, First Division .
Fifth Regiment, Third Division .                
Fifth Regiment, Mounted, Fifth Division .
Fifth Regiment, Eighth Division .               
Fifth Battalion Regiment not ascertained
Sixth Regiment, Third Division .               
Sixth Regiment, Eighth Division .
Alexander's Regiment, Sixth Division .                
Blue Rangers Company E, First Infantry Regiment, Eighth Division
Coleman's Regiment Division not ascertained                
Dill's Battalion, Sixth Division .
Extra Battalion, Fourth Division Attached to First Infantry Regiment, Fourth Division              
Kelly's Regiment, Sixth Division .
Marble City Guards Company A, First Infantry Battalion, First Division              
Rawling's Battalion, Second Division .
Robinson's Battalion, Second Division .               
Ross' Regiment Division not ascertained               
Thornton's Battalion, Fourth Division .
 
 
MISSOURI ORGANIZATIONS IN THE SERVICE OF
THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA
 
CAVALRY
 
UNIT DESIGNATION                                              REMARKS          
First (Gate's) Regiment .
First (Elliott's) Battalion Also known as Tenth Cavalry Battalion, Recruited to a Regiment.             
First Battalion See Fourth Cavalry Battalion.
First Northeast Regiment Consolidated with Second Northeast Cavalry Regiment to form Franklin's Seventh Infantry Regiment.               
First Battalion, First Indian Brigade .
First and Third Regiment, Dismounted Formed Oct. 1, 1863, by the consolidation of dismounted men of different organizations.               
Second Northeast Regiment See First Northeast Cavalry Regiment.
Third Regiment .                
Third Battalion Also known as Fifth and Sixth CavalryCavalry Battalion. Temporarily consolidated with First Cavalry Regiment.
Fourth Regiment .               
Fourth Battalion Also known as First Cavalry Battalion. Consolidated with Second Cavalry Regiment.
Fifth Regiment Also known as LaFayette County Regiment.              
Fifth Battalion See Third Cavalry Battalion.
Sixth Regiment Also known as Southwest Cavalry, became Eleventh Cavalry Regiment               
Sixth Battalion See Third Cavalry Battalion
Seventh Regiment Also known as Kitchen's Tenth Cavalry Regiment               
Eighth Regiment .
Tenth (Lawther's) Regiment .               
Tenth (Kitchen's) Regiment See Seventh Cavalry Regiment
Tenth Battalion See First Cavalry Battalion              
Eleventh Regiment .
Eleventh Battalion Consolidated with Lawther's Tenth Cavalry Regiment                
Twelfth REgiment .
Twelfth Battalion .                
Fourteenth Battalion .
Fifteenth Regiment .               
Clark's Regiment Also called Clark's Recruits
Clark's Recruits Also called Clark's Cavalry Regiment              
Clarkson's Battalion Independent Rangers Missouri and Arkansas troops, merged with Clark's Ninth Infantry Regiment
Coffee's Regiment .                
Crandall's Battalion .
Davies' Battalion .                
Freeman's Regiment .
Fristoe's REgiment .               
Hunter's Regiment .
Jackman's Regiment .               
Jackson County Regiment Became Twelfth Cavalry Regiment
Jeffer's Battalion Became Eighth Cavalry Regiment               
Kitchen's Battalion Became Seventh Cavalry Regiment
La Fayette County Regiment Fifth Cavalry Regiment                
Lawther's Temporary Regiment, Dismounted Organized in Aug. 1863 by assignment of companies from the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Tenth and Twelfth Cavalry Regiments.
MacDonald's Regiment Became Eleventh Cavalry Battalion.              
Northeast Battalion Snider's Cavalry Battalion
Perkins' Regiment .               
Preston's Battalion Consolidated with Fourth Cavalry Regiment
Reve's Battalion .                
Roberts' Company .
Schnable's Battalion .                
Searcy's Regiment .
Slayback's Battalion .               
Snider's Battalion Also known as Northeast Cavalry
Southwest Regiment Sixth, subsequently Eleventh Cavalry Regiment.              
Western Rangers Company C, Second Cavalry
Williams' Battalion .                
Windsor Guards Company I, Second Cavalry
 
ARTILLERY
 
UNIT DESIGNATION                  REMARKS          
Barret's Battery See Rice's Battery
Bell's Battery See Hamilton's Battery             
Bledsoe's Battery Commanded by Capt. Hiram M. Bledsoe
Bledsoe's Battery Commanded by Capt. Joseph Bledsoe            
Bowman's Battery Subsequently Parson's Battery
Clark Artillery Commanded by Capt. S. Churchill Clark, subsequently by Clark W. Kennerly and Capt. Houston King.                
Collins' Battery .
Dawson's Battery See St. Louis Battery               
Foster's Battery Consolidated with Ninth Battalion Sharpshooters.
Gorham's Battery Subsequently Tilden's Battery and Lesneur's Battery.              
Griswold's Battery .
Guibor's Battery .               
Hamilton's Battery Subsequently Bell's Battery. Also known as Prairie Gun Battery. Attached to Eleventh Cavlary Battalion.
Harris' Battery, old Consolidated with McDonald's (Robert) Battery to form Company D, Sixth Infantry.                
Harris' Battery, new .
Hunter's Battery .                
Jackson Battery Also known as Lucas' Battery and Lowe's Battery. Consolidated with St. Louis Battery.
Kennerly's Battery See Clark Artillery             
King's Battery See Clark Artillery
Landis' Battery .               
Lesuer's Battery See Gorham's Battery
Lowe's Battery See Jackson Battery             
Lucas' Battery See Jackson Battery   
McDonald's Battery Commanded by Capt. Emmett McDonald. See St. Louis Battery.                
McDonald's Battery Commanded by Capt. Robert McDonald. Originally Company C, Missouri State Guard Artillery, consolidated with Harris' Battery, old, to form Company D, Sixth Infantry Regiment.
Parsons' Battery Became Company I, Sixth Infantry Regiment. See Bowman's Battery.              
Prairie Gun Battery See Hamilton's Battery
Rice's Battery Subsequently Barret's Battery              
Roberts' Battery Subsequently Ruffner's Battery.
Ruffner's Battery See Roberts' Battery               
St. Louis Battery Also known as McDonald's (Emmett) atery and Dawson's Battery.
Tilden's Battery See Gorham's Battery             
Tull's Battery .
Wade's Battery Subsequently Walsh's Battery              
Walsh's Battery See Wade's Battery
Woodson's Battery Company C, Fourteenth Cavalry Battalion              
 

INFANTRY

 
UNIT DESIGNATION REMARKS                                   
First (Bowen's ) Regiment .
First (Burbridge's) Regiment See Burbridge's Second Infantry Regiment.               
First Regiment See Tenth Infantry Regiment
First (Johnson's) Battalion Consolidated with Fourth Infantry Regiment              
First Battalion, First Brigade, Army of Tennessee See Second Infantry Battalion
First and Fourth Regiment, consolidated .                
Second (Burbridge's) Regiment Also known as First Infantry Regiment.
Second (Hunter's) Regiment Served as cavalry until dismounted, Aug. 31, 1862. Subsequently Eighth, changed to Eleventh Infantry Regiment.      
Second Regiment See Gause's Third Infantry Regiment
Second Battalion Also known as First Infantry Battalion, First Brigade, Army of Tennessee. Consolidated with Fifth Infantry Regiment.              
Second and Sixth Regiment Formed by consolidation of the Second and Sixth Infantry Regiments Oct. 1, 1863.
Third (Gause's) Regiment Also known as Second Infantry Regiment               
Third Regiment See White's Ninth Infantry Regiment.
Third (Erwin's) Battalion Also known as Fifth Infantry Battalion. Merged into Sixth Infantry Regiment.               
Third and Fifth Regiment Formed by consolidation of the Third and Fifth Infantry Regiments.
Fourth Regiment Consolidated with First Infantry Regiment.             
Fifth Regiment Consolidated with Third Infantry Regiment.
Sixth Regiment Formed from Erwin's Third and Hedgpath's Battalions. Consolidated with Second Infantry Regiment               
Seventh (FRanklin's) Regiment Formed by consolidation of First and Second Northeast Cavalry Regiments.
Seventh (Jackman's) Regiment Also called First, Third, Fourth, Fourteenth, Fifteenth, and Sixteenth Infantry Regiment.              
Seventh (Mitchell's) Battalion Consolidated with Frazier's Battalion to form Mitchell's Eighth Infantry Regiment.
Eighth (Burns') Regiment Formerly Hunter's Second Infantry Regiment, subsequently Eleventh Infantry Regiment.              
Eighth (Mitchell's) Regiment Also known as Fifth Infantry Regiment. Formed by consolidation of Mitchell's Seventh and Frazier's Infantry Battalions.
Eighth Battalion Consolidated with Clark's Ninth Infantry Regiment.              
Ninth (Clark's) Regiment Formed from Eighth Infantry Battalion and the Missouri companies of Clark's Arkansas and Missouri Battalion.
Ninth (White's) Regiment Also known as Third and Twelfth Infantry Regiment.             
Ninth Battalion, Sharpshooters Also know as Pindall's Sharpshooters.
Tenth Regiment Also know as First Infantry Regiment.           
Eleventh Regiment See Hunter's Second and Burns' Eighth Infantry Regiments.
Twelfth Regiment See White's Ninth Infantry Regiment.               
Thirteenth Regiment Also known as Fourteenth Infantry Regiment.
Thirteenth Battalion, Mounted .                
Fourteenth Regiment .
Fourteenth Regiment See Thirteenth Infantry Regiment.              
Fifteenth Regiment .
Sixteenth Regiment .               
Clarkson's Battalion, Arkansas and Missouri Volunteers The Missouri companies were consolidated with the Eighth Infantry Battalion to form Clark's Ninth Infantry Regiment.
Frazier's Battalion Consolidated with Mitchell's Eighth Infantry Regiment.             
Hegpeth's Battalion Consolidated with Sixth Infantry Regiment.
Hughes' Battalion .                
Hunter's Battalion Became Hunter's Second Infantry Regiment.
Macfarlane's Battalion Consolidated with Fourth Infantry Regiment.             
Pickett's Battalion .
Pindall's Sharpshooters Ninth Infantry Battalion.               
Rosser's Battalion .
Stern's Battalion .                
Winston's Regiment .
 
LOCAL DEFENSE ORGANIZATIONS IN CONFEDERATE SERVICE
 
UNIT DESIGNATION        UNIT DESIGNATION       
Boone's Hindman's
Cameron's Hudson's             
Cobb's Hunter's
Cockerell's Irwin's             
Coleman's Parcel's
Crabtree's Quantrill's              
Crow's Reve's
Hawthorne's Tracy's              
 
 

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