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Ewell's Division, Jackson's Command

6 PM 15 September to 10 PM 16 September

C.S.A.
EWELL'S DIVISION, JACKSON'S COMMAND.
Brigadier General A. R. Lawton, Commanding.

(September 15-16, 1862.)
   Ewell's Division left Harpers Ferry on the night of September 15th, crossed the Potomac at Blackford's Ford and reached Sharpsburg on the morning of the 16th, and late in the day moved to position in support of Jackson's Division in the West Woods, Early's Brigade on the left with Hays' Brigade in support and Lawton's and Trimble's Brigades in the woods west and northwest of the Dunkard Church. About 10 P.M. Lawton's and Trimble's Brigades advanced and relieved Hood's Division near the south edge of Miller's Cornfiield and in Mumma's field south of the Smoketown Road.

Location:   east side of the Route 65 bypass, south of Starke Avenue (Map 1)

Units described and/or located by this Tablet:

Ewell's Division
    Early's Brigade
        13th Virginia Infantry
        25th Virginia Infantry
        31st Virginia Infantry
        44th Virginia Infantry
        49th Virginia Infantry
        52nd Virginia Infantry
        58th Virginia Infantry
    Ewell's Division Artillery
        1st Maryland Battery
        Chesapeake (MD) Artillery
        Courtney (VA) Artillery
        Johnson's Bedford (VA) Artillery
        Staunton (VA) Artillery (Balthis' Battery)
    Hays' Brigade
        14th Louisiana Infantry
        5th Louisiana Infantry
        6th Louisiana Infantry
        7th Louisiana Infantry
        8th Louisiana Infantry
        Louisiana Guard Artillery
    Lawton's Brigade
        13th Georgia Infantry
        26th Georgia Infantry
        31st Georgia Infantry
        38th Georgia Infantry
        60th Georgia Infantry
        61st Georgia Infantry
    Trimble's Brigade
        15th Alabama Infantry
        12th Georgia Infantry
        21st Georgia Infantry
        1st North Carolina Battalion Sharpshooters
        21st North Carolina Infantry



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