Robertson's Brigade"The Laurel Brigade"
BGen. Beverly H. Robertson
Col. Thomas T. Munford
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Detail Map #10: Rodman's Division Crosses at Snavely's Ford
Battlefield Tablets for this Unit:
Tablet #320: Munford's Brigade, Stuart's Cavalry Division - 16 Sep, 12 PM to 18 Sep, 8 PM
Tablet #317: Stuart's Cavalry Division - 16 Sep, 9 PM to 19 Sep, 12 PM
This Brigade's Chain of Command:
Army - Army of Northern Virginia
Division - Stuart's Cavalry Division
Units which make up this Brigade:
12th Virginia Cavalry
17th Virginia Cavalry Battalion
2nd Virginia Cavalry
6th Virginia Cavalry
7th Virginia Cavalry
In the Antietam Campaign:
BGen Robertson was relieved in command of the Brigade on 6 September, just before the crossing into Maryland, and ordered to organize and train troops in North Carolina. He was relieved by Colonel Munford of the 2nd Virginia.
References, Sources, and other Notes:
See more online in Captain McDonald's 1907 History of the Laurel Brigade.
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