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    A. P. Hill's Light Division

    Just waiting for my division to form.

    NOTE: these are not reserved, anyone can form any of the companies of the regiments listed.



    Major General Ambrose P. Hill

    Staff:

    Chief of Staff/Adjutant General: Major Richard C. Morgan
    Inspector General: Major R.J. Wingate
    Division Commissary: Major E.Baptist Hill
    Division Ordnance: Capt. Robert C. Stanard
    Division Quartermaster: Major James M. Field
    Aide De Camp: Capt. Francis T. Hill

    1st Brigade: Brigadier General Charles W. Field's Brigade
    22nd Virginia Battalion
    40th Virginia
    47th Virginia Co. A, Co. E
    55th Virginia

    2nd Brigade: Brigadier General Maxcy Gregg's Brigade
    1st South Carolina (Provisional Army)
    1st South Carolina Rifles
    12th South Carolina
    13th South Carolina
    14th South Carolina

    4th Brigade: Brigadier General Lawrence O'B. Branch's Brigade
    7th North Carolina
    18th North Carolina
    28th North Carolina
    33rd North Carolina
    37th North Carolina

    5th Brigade: Brigadier General James J. Archer's Brigade
    5th Alabama Battalion
    19th Georgia
    1st Tennessee (Provisional Army)
    7th Tennessee
    14th Tennessee

    6th Brigade: Brigadier General W. Dorsey Pender's Brigade
    16th North Carolina
    22nd North Carolina
    34th North Carolina
    38th North Carolina

    Lt. Col. R. Lindsay Walker's Artillery Battalion
    Crenshaw's Battery (Richmond Battery) - (1)Napoleon, (1)12 Pdr Howitzer, (2)6 Pdr Guns
    Fredericksburg Virginia Artillery (Braxton's battery) - (2)3 Inch Ordnance Rifle, (4)6 Pdr Guns
    Pee Dee South Carolina Artillery (McIntosh's battery) - (1)10 Pdr Parrott, (1)3 inch Ordnance, (1)Napoleon, (1)12 Pdr Howitzer
    Purcell's Virginia Artillery (Pegram's battery)- (2)10 Pdr Parrott, (2)Napoleon, (2) 6 Pdr Guns, (left in Virginia)

    (Left at Harpers Ferry to expedite prisoners and captured supplies)

    3rd Brigade: Brigadier General Edward L. Thomas' Brigade
    14th Georgia
    35th Georgia
    45th Georgia
    49th Georgia

    Letcher's Virginia Artillery (Davidson's battery) - (1)3 inch Ordnance, (2)Napoleon, (1)6 Pdr Gun

    (Left behind at Leesburg, due to insufficient serviceable equipment - while usable equipment, animals, and men were reassigned to the guns going into the Maryland Campaign. These units were later disbanded after Antietam)

    Branch's North Carolina Artillery (A. C. Latham's Battery) - (2)Napoleon, (2)6 Pdr Gun
    Middlesex Virginia Artillery (Fleet's battery)

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    AAA Units formed.

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    it'll be so epic

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    Someone is damn confident that they can get this many men to follow him! Good luck to you sir.

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    Any company that forms and is a part of that list are mine!

    LOL.

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    Quote Originally Posted by A. P. Hill View Post
    Any company that forms and is a part of that list are mine!

    LOL.
    I think you'll find you run into some rather large problems there. Then again the cane is still a very persuasive methord

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    The men in the list above in those companies will love me as their commanding officer. I have devoted my life to the study of this man and his way of commanding.

    I will maintain period cohesiveness of all under my command.

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    Transnational: "Let them hate as long as they fear" - Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus "Caligula"

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    The Confederate players of this forum will follow you into battle!!! Lead us! >:-)
    "The patriot volunteer, fighting for country and his rights, makes the most reliable soldier on Earth." - Lieutenant General Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson

    "It is well that war is so terrible. Otherwise we should grow too fond of it." - General Robert E. Lee

    "I would rather die a thousand deaths than betray a friend." - Confederate Scout, Sam Davis

    Brigadier General James J. Archer
    Archer's Brigade
    A.P. Hill's Light Division
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rithal View Post
    The Confederate players of this forum will follow you into battle!!! Lead us! >:-)
    You're damn right!

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    Thank you boys.

    Now lets hope the others forming companies of the Light Division feel the same.

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