Military Units Formed in Arkansas





Arkansas Militia - 11 men
Arkansas Reserve Corps - 3 men
Arkansas State Cavalry - 1 man
Arkansas State Troops - 5 men
1st Battalion, Arkansas Infantry
1st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (30 days, 1861) - 745 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Cleburne's) (Josey's) - 386 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Crawford's) - 876 men
1st Battalion, Arkansas Militia - 8 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas Sharpshooters - 36 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas State Cavalry - 54 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Dobbin's) - 1014 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas Light Artillery
1st Regiment, Arkansas Reserves - 4 men
1st Battalion, Arkansas Reserve Cavalry - 3 men
1st Battalion, Arkansas State Troops - 17 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 425 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles - 2645 men
1st Arkansas Field Battery (McNalley's) - 93 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Colquitt's) - 2209 men
1st Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry (Stirman's) - 956 men
1st Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Monroe's) - 1778 men
1st Consolidated Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Trans-23 Mississippi) - 44 men
2nd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2464 men
2nd Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery - 21 men
2nd Battalion, Arkansas Militia - 1 man
2nd Consolidated Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Trans-Mississippi) - 19 men
2nd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 272 men
2nd Battalion, Arkansas Infantry - 323 men
2nd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 1563 men
2nd Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles - 1837 men
3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 1471 men
3rd Battalion, Arkansas 3 men
3rd Consolidated Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 30 men
3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (State Troops) - 132 men
3rd Battery, Arkansas Artillery - 8 men
3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2,373 men
4th Field Battery, Arkansas Artillery (West's) - 32 men
4th Battalion, Arkansas Infantry - 505 men
4th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (State Troops) - 41 men
4th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 20 men
4th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1828 men
5th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 120 men
5th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2070 men
5th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (State Troops) - 32 men
5th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 11 men
5th Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery - 231 men
6th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 3 men
6th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2178 men
6th Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - 78 men
7th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 774 men
7th Field Battery, Arkansas Artillery - 1 man
7th Battalion, Arkansas Infantry (Desha's) - 22 men
7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry
7th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 306 men
8th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 1573 men
8th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 27 men
8th Battery, Arkansas Artillery - 1 man
8th Battalion, Arkansas Infantry - 207 men
8th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 3038 men
9th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2227 men
9th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 7 men
10th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Witt's) - 343 men
10th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1067 men
10th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 531 men
11th and 17th Consolidated Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Griffith's) - 1355 men
11th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1590 men
11th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 53 men
12th Battalion, Arkansas Sharpshooters - 349 men
12th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1146 men
12th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 12 men
12th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 9 men
13th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1261 men
13th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 269 men
13th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 8 men
14th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (McCarver's) - 819 men
14th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Power's) - 1159 men
14th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 11 men
15th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 510 men
15th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Northwest) - 1767 men
15th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Johnson's) 918 - men
15th Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry (Buster's Battalion Cavalry)
15th Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Militia - 1 man
15th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Josey's) - 1277 men
15th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 240 men
16th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1178 men
16th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 1 man
17th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Lemoyne's) - 661 men
17th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Griffith's) - 943 men
17th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 2 men
17th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2 men
18th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1217 men
18th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Marmaduke's) - 812 men
19th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Dawson's)) - 1943 men
19th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Dockery's) - 1196 men
19th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 158 men
20th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1390 men
21st Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 306 men
21st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1602 men
23rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1403 men
23rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 68 men
24th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1659 men
25th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1326 men
26th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1695 men
27th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2690 men
28th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 2 men
28th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 7 men
28th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1907 men
30th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1907 men
31st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1120 men
32nd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1578 men
33rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2135 men
34th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2094 men
35th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2538 men
35th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 3 men
36th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1870 men
37th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2104 men
38th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1990 men
40th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 9 men
42nd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 4 men
45th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 713 men
45th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 349 men
46th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 3 men
46th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 3 men
46th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Crabtree's) - 232 men
47th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Crandell's) - 303 men
48th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 1 man
48th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 14 men
48th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 3 men
49th Regiment, Arknasas Militia - 5 men
50th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 472 men
51st Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 321 men
55th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 1 man
58th Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 279 men
62nd Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 209 men
63rd Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 1 man
Abraham's Company, Arkansas Mounted Volunteers (State Troops) - 46 men
Adam's Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 205 men
Alexander's Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 1 man
Anderson's Unattached Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - 25 men
Armstong's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 3 men
Auston's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery - 19 men
Baker's Company, Arkansas Mounted Volunteers (30 days, 1861) - 56 men
Ballard's Company, Arkansas Infantry (30 days, 1861) - 54 men
Bell's Regiment, Arkansas - 1 man
Borland's Regiment, Arkansas Militia - 197 men
Brandenburch's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 1 man
Brooks' Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 4 men
Brown's Battery, Arkansas Field Artillery - 34 men
Bynn's Battery, Arkansas Artillery - 2 men
Caper's Regiment, Arkansas - 1 man
Carlton's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry- 133 men
Carvell's Arkansas Provost Guard - 1 man
Catall's Battery, Arkansas Artillery - 3 men
Chrisman's Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - 8 men
Clarkson's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery (Helena Artillery) - 50 men
Clark's Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 4 men
Clayton's Company, Arkansas Infantry - 85 men
Clear Lake Independent Guards, Arkansas Infantry - 23 men
Cocke's Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - 2599 men
Coffee's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 4 men
Coleman's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 10 men
Arkansas Conscripts - 23 men
Arkansas Conscripts Cavalry - 1 man
Craig's Battalion, Arkansas - 1 man
Crawford's Battalion, Arkansas Infantry - 140 men
Crawford's Company of Rangers, Arkansas Militia - 1 man
Cockett's Battery, Arkansas Artillery - 1 man
Cypert's Company, Arkansas Cavalry - 1 man
Dan's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 1 man
Davies' Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - 303 men
Desha Country Battalion, Arkansas Militia - 595 men
Dunlap's Company, Arkansas Volunteers - 1 man
Dunnington's Battery, Arkansas Artillery - 5 men
Ernest's Company, Arkansas Infantry (Local Defense) - 39 men
Etter's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery - 76 men
Fitz Williams' Arkansas Volunteers - 1 man
Fitzhugh's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 1 man
Ford's Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - 5 men
Ford's Regiment, Arkansas - 1 man
Franklin's Guard, Arkansas Militia - 1 man
Gipson's Battalion, Arkansas Mounted Riflemen - men
Gordon's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - 14 men
Green's Regiment, Arkansas - men
Gunter's Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry- men
Hardy's Regiment, Arkansas Infantry - men
Harrell's Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Harrison's Regiment, Arkansas - men
Hart's Battery, Arkansas Artillery - men
Hart's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery (1861-62) - men
Hayes' Regiment, Arkansas - men
Head's Battalion, Arkansas - men
Fort Hindmigan, Arkansas - men
Hindman's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Arkansas Home Guards - men
Home Defenders, Arkansas Militia - men
Hooker's Company, Arkansas Mounted Volunteers (30 days, 1861) - men
Hughey's Battery, Arkansas Artillery - men
Independent Arkansas Cavalry - men
Jackson County, Arkansas Militia - men
Jackman's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Johnson's Consolidated Regiment, Arkansas Volunteers - men
Key's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery - men
Kurkendall's Company, Arkansas Infantry - men
Leve's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Logan's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Louis' Company, Arkansas Militia - men
Marshall's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery - men
Martindale's Company, Arkansas State Cavalry - men
Mathias' Company, Arkansas Militia - men
Mattox's Regiment, Arkansas - men
McCallop's Regiment, Arkansas - men
McGehee's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
McNair's Brigade, Arkansas Infantry - men
McRae's Regiment, Arkansas - men
Arkansas Micellaneous - men
Moore's Battery, Arkansas Artillery - men
Morris' Guards, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Nader's Regiment, Arkansas - men
Nave's Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Nichols' Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Owen's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery - men
Pall's Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Arkansas Partisan Rangers - men
Pine Bluff Artillery, Arkansas - men
Poe's Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Arkansas Provost Guard - men
Purkins' Regiment, Arkansas - men
Reeve's Company, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Reid's Battery, Arkansas Artillery - men
Rutherford's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Sander's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Shaver's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Spark's Company, Arkansas Infantry (60 days, 1862) - men
Spavine's Company, Arkansas Volunteer Rifles (Militia) - men
Thompson's Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Thrall's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery - men
Trader's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Trigg's Battery, Arkansas Artillery - men
Unassigned Arkansas - men
Villmont Town Militia, Arkansas - men
Volunteers, Arkansas Militia - men
Weber's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Whittington's Battalion, Arkansas Infantry - men
Wiggin's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery - men
Williamson's Battalion, Arkansas Infantry - men
Williamson's Unassigned Company, Arkansas - men
Williams' Regiment, Arkansas - men
Willett's Company, Arkansas (Provost Guard) - men
Woosley's Battalion, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Wright's Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry - men
Zimmerman's Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery- men


FEDERAL UNITS:

1st Battery, Arkansas Light Artillery
1st Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry
1st Battalion, Arkansas Infantry (6 months, 1862)
1st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry
2nd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry
2nd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry
3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry
3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry
4th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry
4th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry
Our research has identified 255 Confederate Units and 10 Union Units formed in Arkansas. Only two of these units, the 6th Infantry and the 16th Infantry have full regimental histories available. For most of these units our Historical Sketch and Roster books are all that are available.


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