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Confederate Regiment

56th Virginia Infantry

 

Commanding Officers at Sharpsburg:
  Col. William D. Stuart
  Capt. John B. McPhail

 

This Regiment's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of Northern Virginia
  Corps - Longstreet's Command
  Division - Jones' Division
  Brigade - Pickett's (Garnett's) Brigade


Statistics

Initial Strength: 40; Wounded (WIA): 8;
Losses, % of Initial Strength: 20%

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #303: Longstreet's Command - 14 Sep, 9 PM to 15 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #322: Jones' Division, Longstreet's Command - 14 Sep, 9 PM to 16 Sep, 9 PM
Tablet #364: Garnett's Brigade, Jones' Division - 15 Sep, 11 AM to 17 Sep, 4 PM
Tablet #368: Jones' Division, Longstreet's Command - 15 Sep, 9 AM to 16 Sep, 9 PM
Tablet #369, cont: Jones' Division, Longstreet's Command - 17 Sep, 3 PM to 18 Sep, 9 PM
Tablet #321: Jones' Division, Longstreet's Command - 17 Sep, 6 AM to 17 Sep, 3 PM
Tablet #369: Jones' Division, Longstreet's Command - 17 Sep, 7 AM to 17 Sep, 3 PM
Tablet #304: Longstreet's Command - 17 Sep, 7 AM to 17 Sep, 3 PM

We have 2 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
ACaptMcPhail, Jr., John BlairWIA   09/14     We have some details for this person
F&SColStuart, William Dabney        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person

 

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