Significantly Cajun Units in the Armies of the Confederacy

The links below will take you directly to the Unit Rosters, which contain the Individual Service Records.

Units in bold face are predominantly Cajun "super units."  See Progress Report for an explanation of what that means.

Louisiana

Click on the flag to go to the Recapitulation of Listed Units page, which offers more details about the unit's organization.

Louisiana & C.S. units with few or no Cajuns can be found here.

Regular or Volunteer Artillery:

1st Regiment Heavy Artillery (Regulars): Cos. A, B, C, D, G, I

Pointe Coupee Battalion Artillery

Siege Train Battalion Heavy Artillery: Co. D

1st Battery (St. Mary Cannoneers, Cornay’s, Gordy’s)

2nd Battery (Boone’s, Thomas’s)

5th Battery (Pelican Artillery, Faries’s, Winchester’s)

5th Company, Washington Battalion Artillery (Hodgson's, Slocum's)

6th Battery (Grosse Tete Flying Artillery, West's, Yoist's)

Donaldsonville Artillery (Maurin’s, Landry’s)

King’s Battery (St. Martin Rangers, Fuller’s)

Orleans Guard Battery (Ducatel's, LeGardeur's)

Watson Battery (Beltzhoover's, Bursley's, Toledano's)

Volunteer Cavalry:

1st Regiment Cavalry: Cos. A, G, H

2nd Regiment Cavalry: Cos. A, C, D, G, H, I, K

3rd (Harrison’s) Regiment Cavalry: Cos. I, K

7th Regiment Cavalry: Cos. A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, K

8th Regiment Cavalry: Co. B

Benjamin's Company Cavalry

Grivot Rangers Company Cavalry (Bond’s Co. Mounted Partisan Rangers)

Ogden's Regiment Cavalry: Co. A

Volunteer Infantry:

1st (Dreux’s/Rightor’s) Battalion Infantry: Co. E

2nd Regiment Infantry: Co. H

3rd Regiment Infantry: Co. A

3rd Battalion Infantry: Co. C

4th Regiment Infantry: Cos. E, F, H

6th Regiment Infantry: Co. C

7th Regiment Infantry: Co. B

8th Regiment Infantry: Cos. C, F, K

9th (17th) Battalion Infantry: Cos. A, D

10th Regiment Infantry: Co. K

11th Regiment Infantry: Co. B

16th Regiment Infantry: Co. K

18th Regiment Infantry: Cos. A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, K, ?

23rd/22nd Regiment Infantry:  Co. C

26th Regiment Infantry: Cos. A, B, C, D, E, F, H, I, K

27th Regiment Infantry: Co. D

29th (28th [Thomas’]) Regiment Infantry: Cos. A, E, H, I, K

30th (Sumter) Regiment/Battalion Infantry: Cos. A, B, D, F, G, H, I

Confederate Guards Response (12th/16th) Battalion Infantry: Cos. B, D

Consolidated 18th Regiment & Yellow Jackets Battalion Infantry: Cos. A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, K

Consolidated Crescent Regiment Infantry: Cos. A, C, G, H

Crescent (24th) Regiment Infantry: Cos. A, H(2)

Miles' Legion (32nd Regiment Infantry): Cos. A, D, H

Orleans Guard (13th) Battalion Infantry: Co. D

Yellow Jackets (10th) Battalion Infantry: Cos. A, C, D, F, G, H

Volunteer State Troops Militia Infantry:

Chalmette Regiment, Volunteer State Troops Militia Infantry: Co. H

Orleans Guard Regiment, Volunteer State Troops Militia Infantry: Cos. A, D, F

Militia:

1st Regiment Native Guards Militia Infantry

Lafourche Parish Regiment Militia

St. James Parish Regiment Militia: Cos. F, French, Gaudet’s

Fausse River Guards Company Militia Infantry (Knaps's)

Independent Rangers of Iberville Squadron Militia Cavalry

Reserve Corps:

2nd Regiment Reserve Corps: Cos. A, B, I, K

Conscripts:

St. Martin Parish Conscripts

Unassigned Louisiana Conscripts

Texas

Volunteer Cavalry:

Daly’s/Ragsdale’s Battalion Cavalry: Co. A(1)

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