War of the Rebellion: Serial 035 Page 0957 Chapter XXXV. CORRESPONDENCE, ETC.-CONFEDERATE.

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Abstract from return of the troops in the Department of Tennessee, General Braxton Bragg commanding,f or August 10, 1863; headquarters Chattanooga, Tenn.

Present for duty.

Command. Officers. Men.

General staff. 24 ...

Polk's corps:

Staff. 17 ...

Cheatham's division. 652 6,121

Withers' division. 617 8,025

Cavalry escorts. 6 124

Artillery. 35 763

Total Polk's corps. 1,327 15,033

Hill's corps:

Staff. 16 ...

Cleburne's division. 606 6,777

Stewart's division. 497 5,756

Cavalry escorts. 7 70

Artillery. 32 617

Total Hill's corps. 1,158 13,220

Jackson's brigade:

Infantry. 117 1,335

Artillery. 7 141

Total Jackson's brigade. 124 1,476

Artillery Reserve. 24 406

Infantry with Artillery 11 184

Reserve.

Wheeler's cavalry corps:

Cavalry. 539 6,356

Artillery. 10 238

Total Wheeler's cavalry corps. 549 6,594

Forrest's cavalry division?

Cavalry. 292 3,410

Artillery. 8 132

Total Forrest's cavalry 300 3,542

division.

Cavalry escort of General 5 136

Bragg.

Pickett's company Sappers and 4 101

Miners.

Total Army of Tennessee. 3,526 40,692

Provost battalion, Atlanta. 13 155

Grand total Department of 3,539 40,847

Tennessee.+

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absent.

General staff. 24 25 25

Polk's corps:

Staff. 17 20 20

Cheatham's division. 8,104 11,627 11,842

Withers' division. 9,921 13,372 13,388

Cavalry escorts. 146 210 215

Artillery. 859 963 970

Total Polk's corps. 19,047 26,192 26,435

Hill's corps:

Staff. 16 16 11

Cleburne's division. 8,880 12,405 12,516

Stewart's division. 7,729 10,654 10,974

Cavalry escorts. 93 144 209

Artillery. 750 872 876

Total Hill's corps. 17,468 24,091 24,586

Jackson's brigade:

Infantry. 1,802 2,415 2,387

Artillery. 158 185 187

Total Jackson's brigade. 1,960 2,600 2,574

Artillery Reserve. 491 558 547

Infantry with Artillery 229 336 339

Reserve.

Wheeler's cavalry corps:

Cavalry. 8,914 18,942 18,788

Artillery. 288 509 516

Total Wheeler's cavalry corps. 9,202 19,451 19,304

Forrest's cavalry division?

Cavalry. 4,750 6,489 6,664

Artillery. 162 202 192

Total Forrest's cavalry 4,732 6,691 6,856

division.

Cavalry escort of General 160 207 217

Bragg.

Pickett's company Sappers and 105 109 109

Miners.

Total Army of Tennessee. 53,418 80,260 80,992

Provost battalion, Atlanta. 262 305 305

Grand total Department of 53,680 80,565 81,297

Tennessee.+

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*Walthall's brigade, which appears in Withers' division as "present for duty," is at Atlanta. Effective total, 2,091; aggregate, 2,625.

+This only includes the former department. The return of General Buckner's command will be made separate.

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