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Louisiana 6th Infantry (Confederate)

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Regiment mustered in on May 14th, 1862. Regiment mustered out of service on June 11th, 1862.

Notable Battles:

  • Port Republic fought on June 9th, 1862 near Rockingham County, Virginia
  • Gaines' Mill fought on June 27th, 1862 near Hanover County, Virginia
  • Malvern Hill fought on July 1st, 1862 near Henrico County, Virginia
  • Cedar Mountain fought on August 9th, 1862 near Culpepper County, Virginia
  • Second Bull Run fought on August 28th, 1862 - August 30th, 1862 near Prince William County, Virginia
  • Chantilly fought on September 1st, 1862 near Fairfax Co, VA
  • Antietam fought on September 17th, 1862 near Sharpsburg, Maryland
  • Fredericksburg fought on December 13th, 1862 near Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • Chancellorsville fought on April 30th, 1863 - May 6th, 1863 near Spotsylvania County, Virginia
  • Second Winchester fought on June 13th, 1863 - June 15th, 1863 near Frederick County, Virginia; Winchester County, Virginia
  • Gettysburg fought on July 1st, 1863 - July 3rd, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
    • Brigade Leader(s): Hays. Division Leader(s): Early. Corp: II Corps. 
    • Blocher's Knoll fought on July 1st, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
    • Brickyard Fight fought on July 1st, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
    • Cemetery Hill fought on July 2nd, 1863 near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • Wilderness fought on May 5th, 1864 - May 7th, 1864 near Spotslyvania County, Virginia; Orange County, Virginia
  • Spotsylvania Court House fought on May 8th, 1864 - May 21st, 1864 near Spotsylvania County, Virginia
  • Cold Harbor fought on May 31st, 1864 - June 12th, 1864 near Hanover Co; near Mechanicsville
  • Monocacy fought on July 9th, 1864 near Frederick County, Maryland
  • Fort Stevens fought on July 11th, 1864 - July 12th, 1864 near District of Columbia
  • Third Winchester fought on September 19th, 1864 near Frederick County, Virginia; Winchester, Virginia
  • Fort Stedman fought on March 25th, 1865 near Petersburg
  • Appomattox Court House fought on April 9th, 1865

Regiment was made up of:

  • Company A
  • Company B
  • Company C
  • Company D
  • Company E
  • Company F
  • Company G
  • Company H
  • Company I
  • Company F&S (Field and Staff)

Commander List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)