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The complete Orders of Battle for the armies of Northeastern Virginia, Potomac, and Shenandoah during the Manassas Campaign, Virginia, 16-22 July, 1861.
Army of Northeastern Virginia
Brigadier General I McDowell
Army of the Potomac
Brigadier General P G T Beauregard
Army of The Shenandoah
General J E Johnston
Major I McDowell was appointed brigadier general, United States Army, on 14 May, 1861, and organised the Army of Northeastern Virginia at Arlington House, Arlington Heights, Fairfax County, Virginia, on 8 July, 1861 (See the Orders of Battle, Army of Northeastern Virginia, 21 July, 1861).
Brigadier General P G T Beauregard was ordered to proceed by the Virginia Central Railroad to Manassas Junction, Virginia, in the morning on 1 June, 1861, and arrived at Camp Pickens, Manassas Junction, via Gordonsville, Orange County, and Culpeper Courthouse, Culpeper County, Virginia, at 2 PM the same day. He assumed command of the Potomac Department at Camp Pickens, Manassas Junction, on 2 June, 1861, and organised the Army of the Potomac on 20 June, 1861 (See the Orders of Battle, Army of the Potomac, 21 July, 1861).
General J E Johnston arrived by the Winchester & Potomac Railroad at Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, via Lynchburg, Virginia, at 1 PM on 23 May, 1861, and organised the Army of the Shenandoah at Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, on 19 June, 1861 (See the Orders of Battle, Army of the Shenandoah, 21 July, 1861).
R Patterson was appointed major general, Pennsylvania State Militia, on 16 April, 1861, and was assigned to command the Army of Pennsylvania at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 2 June, 1861 (See the Orders of Battle, Army of Pennsylvania, 10 June-21 July, 1861).
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