The Fourth Alabama Painting by Don Troiani

Third Brigade, Army of the Shenandoah

Private D C Farmer, Company F, 11th Mississippi Infantry, pre-civil war daguerreotype

Private D C Farmer, Company F, 11th Mississippi Infantry, pre-civil war daguerreotype

Eleventh Mississippi Infantry

Mustered in Confederate service for one year 13 May, 1861. Companies A and K arrived at Manassas Junction, Virginia, 20 July, 1861, and eight companies 21 July, 1861. Companies A and K stationed at Camp Walker, on the Orange & Alexandria Railroad, near McLean's Ford, on the Bull Run River, 21 July, 1861

COLONEL W H MOORE
Captain W H Moore, 11th Mississippi Infantry, Company I, was appointed colonel, 11th Mississippi Infantry, at Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, on 4 May, 1861, and the 11th Mississippi Infantry, Companies B, C, D, E, F, G, H, and I, under the command of Colonel W H Moore, were stationed at Piedmont Station, Fauquier County, Virginia, during the first battle of Manassas on 21 July, 1861.

LIEUTENANT COLONEL P F LIDDELL
Captain P F Liddell, 11th Mississippi Infantry, Company K, was appointed lieutenant colonel, 11th Mississippi Infantry, at Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, on 4 May, 1861, and was assigned to command Companies A and K, during the first battle of Manassas on 21 July, 1861.

MAJOR S F BUTLER
S F Butler was appointed major, 11th Mississippi Infantry, at Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, on 5 May, 1861.

Company A University Greys: CAPT. W B LOWRY
The company was accepted in state service at Oxford, Lafayette County, Mississippi, on 7 February, 1861, and was mustered in state service for one year on 26 April, 1861. The company was ordered to proceed by the Mississippi Central Railroad to Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, under the command of Captain F M Green, Lamar Rifles, at 5 AM on 1 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the the Lamar Rifles. The company arrived by the Memphis & Charleston Railroad at Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, via Grand Junction, Fayette and Hardeman Counties, Tennessee, the same day.
Company B Coahoma Invincibles: CAPT. S N DELANEY
The company was accepted in state service at Friar's Point, Coahoma County, Mississippi, on 16 February, 1861, and was mustered in state service for one year on 27 April, 1861. The company was stationed at Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, on 30 April, 1861.
Company C Prairie Rifles or Riflemen: CAPT. J B WILLIAMS
The company was accepted in state service at Okolona, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, on 2 March, 1861, and was mustered in state service for one year on 30 April, 1861.
Company D Neshoba Rifles: CAPT. A H FRANKLIN
The company was accepted and mustered in state service for one year at Philadelphia, Neshoba County, Mississippi, on 24 April, 1861, and was ordered to Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, on 28 April, 1861.
Company E Prairie Guards: CAPT. J T W HAIRSTON
The company was accepted in state service at Crawfordsville, Lowndes County, Mississippi, on 15 February, 1861, and was mustered in state service for one year on 26 April, 1861.
Company F Noxubee Rifles: CAPT. G T WIER
The company was accepted in state service at Macon, Noxubee County, Mississippi, on 24 February, 1861, and was mustered in state service for one year on 25 April, 1861.
Company G Lamar Rifles: CAPT. F M GREEN
The company was accepted in state service at Oxford, Lafayette County, Mississippi, on 23 February, 1861, and was mustered in state service for one year on the 26 April, 1861. The company was ordered to proceed by the Mississippi Central Railroad to Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, at 5 AM on 1 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the University Greys. The company arrived by the Memphis & Charleston Railroad at Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, via Grand Junction, Fayette and Hardeman Counties, Tennessee, the same day.
Company H Chickasaw Guards: CAPT. W F TUCKER
The company was accepted in state service at Houston, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, on 19 March, 1861, and was mustered in state service for one year on 26 April, 1861.
Company I Van Dorn Reserves: CAPT. R O REYNOLDS
The company was accepted in state service at Aberdeen, Monroe County, Mississippi, under the command of Captain W H Moore, on 20 February, 1861, and was mustered in state service for one year on 27 April, 1861. Captain W H Moore and First Lieutenant R O Reynolds, 11th Mississippi, Company I, were appointed colonel, 11th Mississippi, and captain, 11th Mississippi, Company I, at Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, on 4 May, 1861.
Company K Carroll Rifles: CAPT. R W WILLIAMSON
The company was accepted in state service at Carrollton, Carroll County, Mississippi, under the command of Captain P F Liddell, on 26 February, 1861, and was mustered in state service for on 29 April, 1861. Captain P F Liddell and Second Sergeant R W Williamson, 11th Mississippi Infantry, Company K, were appointed lieutenant colonel, 11th Mississippi Infantry, and captain, 11th Mississippi Infantry, Company K, on 4 May, 1861.

Seizure of Warrington Navy Yard, 12 January 1861

Major General W H Chase, Florida Militia
Captain V M Randolph, United States Navy, resigned on 10 January, 1861, dated 14 January, 1861, and was assigned to command the troops stationed at the Warington Navy Yard, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, on 13 January, 1861.

A detachment of five companies of the 2nd Alabama Volunteer Corps (337), under the command of Colonel T C Lomax, was ordered to proceed by the Alabama & Florida Railroad to Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, at 7 PM on 9 January, 1861, and arrived at Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, at 9 PM on 11 January, 1861.

Note: The 2nd Alabama Volunteer Corps, under the command of Colonel T C Lomax, was ordered to rendezvous at Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, on 8 January, 1861.

Detachment of 2nd Alabama Volunteer Corps, 9 January, 1861: Colonel T C Lomax, Lieutenant Colonel C A Battle, Major S Marks; Montgomery True Blues, Captain W G Andrews; Tuskegee Light Infantry, Captain W G Swanson; Wetumpka Light Guards, Captain J Q Loomis; Independent Rifles, Captain R C Farris; Metropolitan Guards, Second Lieutenant J Whiting

Garrison at Warrington Navy Yard, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 12 January, 1861: Captain J Armstrong, United States Navy; detachment of United States Marines Corps (34), Captain J Watson

Seizure of Warrington Navy Yard, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 12 January, 1861: A detachment of five companies of the 2nd Alabama Volunteer Corps and the Pensacola Rifle Rangers, the Pensacola Guards, and the Pensacola or Warrington Artillery, under the command of Colonel T C Lomax, 2nd Alabama Volunteer Corps, were ordered to seize the Warington Navy Yard, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, at 11 AM on 12 January, 1861, and Captain J Armstrong, United States Navy, surrendered the same day (See the United States Marine Corps).

Note: Captain J Watson, United States Marines Corps, was ordered to Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, on 13 January, 1861.

Detachment of Florida Militia stationed at Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, 12 January, 1861: Major General W H Chase, Florida Militia; Pensacola Guards, Captain A H Bright; Pensacola Rifle Rangers, Captain E A Perry; Pensacola or Warrington Artillery, Captain C P Knapp

Note: The Pensacola or Warrington Artillery was accepted in state service at Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, 4 January, 1861.

Garrison at Warrington Navy Yard & Barracks, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 15 January, 1861: The Pensacola Guards (47), the Pensacola Rifle Rangers (56), the Greenville Guards (80), and the Pensacola or Warrington Artillery (93), were stationed at the Warrington Navy Yard and Barracks, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 15 January, 1861.

Note: The Greenville Guards, under the command of Captain T G Pou, was ordered to Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, on 13 January, 1861.

Additional companies stationed at Warrington Navy Yard and Barracks, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 16 January, 1861: The Conecuh Guards, under the command of Captain S H Wimberly, was ordered to Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, on 12 January, 1861, and arrived at the Warrington Navy Yard and Barracks, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, in the evening on 16 January, 1861 (See the 4th Alabama Infantry).

Fort San Carlos de Barrancas & Barrancas Barracks, 15 January & 1 February, 1861

The Tuskegee or Alabama Zouaves (49) and the Auburn Guards (42) were ordered to proceed by the Alabama & Florida Railroad to Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, on 16 January, 1861, and arrived in the evening on 17 January, 1861 (See the 4th Alabama Infantry).

Note: The Auburn Guards was ordered to Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, in the morning on 14 January, 1861, and was stationed at Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, between 17 January and 13 February, 1861.

Additional troops stationed at Fort San Carlos de Barrancas and Barrancas Barracks, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 1 February, 1861: Tuskegee or Alabama Zouaves), Captain E M Law; the Auburn Guards, Captian G W Dixon

Garrison at Fort San Carlos de Barrancas & Barrancas Barracks, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 15 January, 1861: The Montgomery True Blues, Independent Rifles, the Tuskegee Light Infantry, the Wetumpka Light Guards, and the Metropolitan Guards were stationed at Fort San Carlos de Barrancas and Barrancas Barracks, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 15 January, 1861.

Note: The Hayneville Guards, under the command of Captain J J Willingham, arrived at Fort San Carlos de Barrancas, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, in the morning on 13 January, 1861 (See the 6th Alabama Infantry).

Abert's Mississippi & Alabama Infantry

Abert's Mississippi & Alabama Infantry was organised at Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, on 17 January, 1861.

Enterprise, Clarke County, Mississippi, to Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, 13 January, 1861: The Chickasaw Guards, the Columbus Riflemen, the Lowndes Southrons, the Prairie Guards, the Noxubee Rifles, the Enterprise Guards, the Quitman Light Infantry, and Lauderdale Rifles were ordered to rendezvous at Enterprise, Clarke County, Mississippi, on 11 January, 1861, and were ordered to proceed by the Mobile & Ohio Railroad to Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, on 13 January, 1861.

Note: The Alabama or Mobile Light Dragoons, the South Alabama Rangers, and the Lauderdale Rifles were stationed at Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, on 13 January, 1861, and were stationed at Fort McRea, Perdido Key, Escambia County, Florida, under the command of Captain T O'Hara, Alabama or Mobile Light Dragoons, on 2 March, 1861 (See the 12th Alabama Infantry).

Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, to Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, 15 January, 1861: The Chickasaw Guards, the Columbus Riflemen, the Lowndes Southrons, the Prairie Guards, the Noxubee Rifles, the Enterprise Guards, the Quitman Light Infantry, Lauderdale Rifles, the Alabama or Mobile Light Dragoons, and the South Alabama Rangers arrived by the steamer Oregon on the Perdido River at Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, in the evening on 15 January, 1861.

Note: The Chickasaw Guards, the Columbus Riflemen, the Lowndes Southrons, the Prairie Guards, the Noxubee Rifles, the Enterprise Guards, the Quitman Light Infantry, and Lauderdale Rifles were stationed at the United States Marine Hospital, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, in the evening on 15 January, 1861.

Organisation of Abert's Mississippi & Alabama Infantry, 17 January, 1861: Colonel C H Abert, Lieutenant Colonel W B Wade; Major S F Butler; Chickasaw Guards, Captain W F Tucker; Columbus Riflemen, Captain W R Baldwin; Lowndes Southrons, Captain G H Lipscomb; Prairie Guards, Captain J T W Hairston; Noxubee Rifles, Captain G T Weir; Enterprise Guards, Captain J W O'Ferrall; Quitman Light Infantry, Captain J L Duck; Lauderdale Rifles, Captain C Rea; Alabama or Mobile Light Dragoons, Captain T O'Hara; South Alabama Rangers, Captain W S Taylor

Note: First Lieutenant F H Ripley, South Alabama Rangers, was assigned to command the South Alabama Rangers on 15 January, 1861.

Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, to New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, 4 February, 1861:: A detachment of five companies of Abert's Mississippi & Alabama Infantry, the Chickasaw Guards, the Prairie Guards, the Quitman Light Infantry, the Lauderdale Rifles, and the Noxubee Rifles, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel W B Wade, were ordered to proceed by the steamer Dick Keys to New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, at 10.30 AM on 4 February, 1861, and arrived at 6 PM the same day. The Chickasaw Guards, the Prairie Guards, the Quitman Light Infantry, and the Noxubee Rifles were ordered to proceed by the New Orleans, Jackson & Great Northern Railroad in the morning on 5 February, 1861.

Note: The Chickasaw Guards, the Prairie Guards, the Quitman Light Infantry, and the Noxubee Rifles were stationed at Battle House, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, in the evening on 4 February, 1861, and the Columbus Riflemen, the Lowndes Southrons, and the Enterprise Guards arrived by the steamer Dick Keys at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, in the evening on 6 February, 1861.

Sources

"The Western trains yesterday brought in about eleven hundred troops from Mississippi - the whole composing the Eleventh Regiment of that State - under command of Col. Moore. The following companies compose the Regiment - Lamar Rifles, Capt. Green; University Grays, Capt. Lowrey; Van Dorn Reserves, Capt. Reynolds; Prairie Guards, Capt. Hairston; Prairie Rifles Capt. Williams; Coahoma Invincibles, Capt. Delany; Chickasaw Guards, Captain Tucker; Carroll Rifles, Capt. Williamson; Noxubee Rifles, Capt. Weir; Nishobee Riflemen, Capt. Franklin, and the Spartan Band, Capt. Mallard."

The Lynchburg Republican, 11 May, 1861 - Arrival of more troops

"Another Mississippi regiment arrived here yesterday."

The Staunton Spectator, 25 May, 1861 - Affairs at Harpers Ferry, 21 May, 1861

"Apparently it departed shortly before or after Smith's engine, and carried the First Kentucky, the remainder of the Eleventh Mississippi, and probably the First Tennessee. They started out all right, but unexpectedly the engine suffered a collision – with what no one specified - and the cars could go no farther."

Battle at Bull Run: A history of the first major campaign of the Civil War, by W C Davis

Publications of the Mississippi Historical Society (1898), Volume 9, edited by Franklin L Riley

The Confederate Veteran, Volume 31: The Coahoma Invincibles, pp420-421, by C C Chambers, Phoenix, Arizona

The University Greys, Company A, Eleventh Mississippi Regiment, Army of Northern Virginia, 1861-1865, by Maud Morrow Brown

Supplement to the Official Records: Part II, Record of Events, Volume 33, Serial No.45: Record of events for the Eleventh Mississippi Infantry, February 1861-March 1865, edited by James B Hewett

Military history of Mississippi, 1803-1898, taken from the official and statistical register of the State of Mississippi, 1908, by Dunbar Rowland

Notes

The 11th Mississippi Infantry was accepted in state service on 26 April, 1861, and Companies F and I, were mustered in state service for one year on 25 April, 1861; Companies A, E, and G, on 26 April, 1861; and Company B on 27 April, 1861; and Company H on 28 April, 1861; Company K on 29 April, 1861; and Company K on 30 April, 1861.

State Service

The Prairie Guards, the Noxubee Rifles, and the Chickasaw Guards were stationed at Fort San Carlos de Barrancas, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, between 15 January to 7 February, 1861.

Enterprise, Clarke County, Mississippi, to Fort San Carlos de Barrancas, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 11 January-7 February, Company E, 1861: The Prairie Guards was ordered to proceed by the Mobile & Ohio Railroad to Enterprise, Clarke County, Mississippi, on 11 January, 1861, and to Mobile, Mobile Couty, Alabama, on 13 January, 1861. The company arrived by the steamer Oregon at Fort San Carlos de Barrancas, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, in the evening on 15 January, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the steamer Dick Keys to Houston, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, at 10.30 AM on 7 February, 1861.

Enterprise, Clarke County, Mississippi, to Fort San Carlos de Barrancas, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 11 January-7 February, Company F, 1861: The Noxubee Rifles was ordered to proceed by the Mobile & Ohio Railroad to Enterprise, Clarke County, Mississippi, on 11 January, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Mobile & Ohio Railroad to Mobile, Mobile Couty, Alabama, on 13 January, 1861. The company arrived by the steamer Oregon at Fort San Carlos de Barrancas, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, in the evening on 15 January, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the steamer Dick Keys to Houston, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, at 10.30 AM on 7 February, 1861.

Enterprise, Clarke County, Mississippi, to Fort San Carlos de Barrancas, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, 11 January-7 February, Company H, 1861: The Chickasaw Guards was ordered to proceed by the Mobile & Ohio Railroad to Enterprise, Clarke County, Mississippi, on 11 January, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the Mobile & Ohio Railroad to Mobile, Mobile Couty, Alabama, on 13 January, 1861. The company arrived by the steamer Oregon at Fort San Carlos de Barrancas, near Warrington, Escambia County, Florida, in the evening on 15 January, 1861, and was ordered to proceed by the steamer Dick Keys to Houston, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, at 10.30 AM on 7 February, 1861.

Confederate Service

The 11th Mississippi Infantry was accepted in Confederate service for one year at Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, on 4 May, 1861.

Corinth, Alcorn County, Mississippi, to Lynchburg, Virginia, 6-10 May, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Memphis & Charleston Railroad to Lynchburg, Virginia, on 6 May 1861, and arrived by the Virginia & Tennessee Railroad at Lynchburg, Virginia, via Knoxville, Knox County, and Bristol, Sullivan County, Tennessee, on 10 May, 1861.

Mustered in one year, Lynchburg, Virginia, 13 May, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was mustered in Confederate service for one year at Lynchburg, Virginia, by Major & Assistant Adjutant G eneral H L Clay, Confederate States Army, on 13 May, 1861.

Lynchburg to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, 17-20 May, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Orange & Alexandria Railroad to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 17 May, 1861, and arrived at Manassas Junction via Charlottesville, Albemarle County, and Gordonsville, Orange County, Virginia, in the morning on 18 May, 1861. The regiment was ordered to proceed by the Manassas Gap Railroad to Strasburg, Shenandoah County, Virginia, at 10.30 AM on 18 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd Mississippi Infantry. The 11th Mississippi Infantry arrived by the Winchester & Potomac Railroad at Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, via Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, on 20 May, 1861.

Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, 21 & 22 May, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to Bolivar Heights, near Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 21 and at 12 PM on 22 May, 1861.

Evacuation Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, 15 June, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry evacuated Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, between 6.30 and 9 AM on 15 June, 1861, and arrived by the Charlestown Turnpike at Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, at 3 PM the same day. The regiment encamped at Camp Johnston, near Bull Skin Run, between Charlestown, Jefferson County, and Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, at 5 PM on 15 June, 1861.

Note: The sick of the 11th Mississippi Infantry were ordered to proceed by the Winchester & Potomac Railroad to Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, at 2 PM on 13 June, 1861.

Charleston, Jefferson County, to Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, 16 June, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was was ordered to Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 9 AM on 16 June, 1861, and arrived via Smithfield, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the afternoon the same day. The regiment encamped on Mill Creek, near Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the evening on 16 June, 1861.

Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, to Stephenson's Depot, Frederick County, Virginia, 17 June, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Valley Turnpike to Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, at 1 PM on 17 June, 1861, and arrived near Stephenson's Depot, Frederick County, Virginia, the same day.

Note: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was assigned to the Third Brigade, Army of the Shenandoah, under the command of Senior Colonel W C Falkner, 2nd Mississippi Infantry, near Stephenson's Depot, Frederick County, Virginia, on 17 June, 1861.

Stephenson's Depot to heights near Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, 19 June, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, on 19 June, 1861, and arrived at the heights near Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, the same day.

Note: Brigadier General B E Bee was assigned to command the Third Brigade, Army of the Shenandoah, at the heights near Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, on 19 June, 1861.

Winchester, Frederick County, to Darkesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, 2-7 July, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to proceed by the Valley Turnpike to Darkesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 12 PM on 2 July, 1861, and arrived via Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 10 AM on 3 July, 1861. The regiment was ordered to Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, at 8 AM on 7 July, 1861, and arrived at the heights near Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, at 5 PM the same day.

The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to Manassas Junction, Virginia, by Special Orders No.1, Headquarters, Army of the Shenandoah, Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, at 1 AM on 18 July, 1861.

Winchester, Frederick County, to Piedmont Station, Fauquier County, Virginia, 18-19 July, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to Piedmont Station, Fauquier County, Virginia, at 2 PM on 18 July, 1861, and arrived at Berry's Ferry, on the Shenandoah River, via Millwood, Clarke County, Virginia, at 11 PM the same day. The regiment was ordered across the Shenandoah River at Berry's Ferry, Clarke County, Virginia, in the evening on 18 July, 1861, and arrived at Piedmont Station via Ashby's Gap, Paris, and Upperville, Fauquier County, Virginia, at 9 PM on 19 July, 1861.

Piedmont Station, Fauquier County, to Manassas Junction, Virginia, Companies A & F, 20 July, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry, Companies A and F, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel P F Liddell, were ordered to proceed by the Manassas Gap Railroad to Manassas Junction, Virginia, at 2 AM on 20 July, 1861, and was accompanied by General J E Johnston, Confederate States Army, and Brigadier General B E Bee, Confederate States Army, Third Brigade, Army of the Shenandoah. Companies A and K arrived at Camp Pickens, Manassas Junction, Virginia, at 9.30 AM the same day and were ordered to McLean's Ford, on the Bull Run River, at 11 AM on 20 July, 1861.

Note: The 11th Mississippi Infantry, Companies A and F, were stationed at Camp Walker, on the Orange & Alexandria Railroad, near McLean's Ford, on the Bull Run River, in the afternoon on 20 July, 1861.

Piedmont, Fauquier County, to Manassas Junction, Virginia, Companies B, C, D, E, G, H, I, & K, 21 July, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry, Companies B, C, D, E, G, H, I, and K, under the command of Colonel W H Moore, were ordered to proceed by the Manassas Gap Railroad to Manassas Junction, Virginia, in the morning on 21 July, 1861, and were accompanied by the 1st Tennessee Infantry. Companies B, C, D, E, G, H, I, and K were delayed at Gainesville, Prince William County, Virginia, by a railroad collision on the Orange & Alexandria Railroad at 12 PM the same day and arrived at Camp Pickens, Manassas Junction, Virginia, at 5 PM on 21 July, 1861.

Note: The 11th Mississippi Infantry, Companies B, C, D, E, G, H, I, and K, were stationed at Camp Walker, on the Orange & Alexandria Railroad, near McLean's Ford, on the Bull Run River, on 21 July, 1861.

After the first battle of Manassas the 2nd Mississippi Infantry arrived at Camp Walker, on the Orange & Alexandria Railroad, near McLean's Ford, on the Bull Run River, evening on 21 July, 1861.

Camp Walker, on the Orange & Alexandria Railroad, near McLean's Ford, to the battlefield, 23 July, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered near the battlefield in the morning on 23 July, 1861.

Battlefield to the Bull Run River, 25 July, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to the Bull Run River in the evening on 25 July, 1861, and arrived at Camp Bee, on the Bull Run River, the same day.

Bull Run River to Broad Run, near Bristoe Station, Prince William County, Virginia, 3 August, 1861: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was ordered to Bristoe Station, Prince William County, Virginia, at 7 AM on 3 August, 1861, and arrived at Camp Jones, on Broad Run, near Bristoe Station, Prince William County, Virginia, the same day.

Reorganised near Yorktown, York County, Virginia, April 1862: The 11th Mississippi Infantry was reorganised near Yorktown, York County, Virginia, in April 1862.

Surrendered at Appomattox Courthouse, Appomattox County, Virginia, 9 April, 1865: The 11th Mississippi Infantry surrendered at Appomattox Courthouse, Appomattox County, Virginia, on 9 April, 1865.

Brigadier General B E Bee, Confederate States Army, Third Brigade, Army of the Shenandoah: Captain B E Bee, 10th United States Infantry, Company D, resigned on 3 March, 1861, and was appointed lieutenant colonel, infantry, Confederate States Army, on 4 May, 1861. Lieutenant Colonel B E Bee, infantry, Confederate States Army, was appointed brigadier general, Confederate States Army, at Richmond, Virginia, on 17 June, 1861, and was mortally wounded at the first battle of Manassas on 21 July, 1861. He died in the vicinity of Camp Pickens, near Manassas Junction, Virginia, on 22 July, 1861.

Second Corps, Army of the Potomac, 25 September, 1861: Major General G W Smith, Confederate States Army, was assigned to the command of the Second Corps, Army of the Potomac, by General Orders No.31, Headquarters, Army of the Potomac, on 25 September, 1861.

The 11th Mississippi Infantry was assigned to the Third Brigade, Second Corps, Army of the Potomac, under the command of Brigadier General W H C Whiting, on 25 September, 1861.

Reports

Supplement to the Official Records, Volume 1, REPORTS TO ADDENDUM: Series I, Volume 2, pp185-189
Major H C Whiting, Third Brigade, Army of the Shenandoah, dated Camp Bee, on the Bull Run River, 1 August, 1861

Supplement to the Official Records, Volume 1, REPORTS TO ADDENDUM: Series I, Volume 2, pp191-193
Adjutant General & Brigadier General S R Gist (South Carolina), Major R A Howard (Texas), and Captain A Vander Horst (South Carolina), aides to Brigadier General B E Bee, Third Brigade, Army of the Shenandoah