of infantry as brigadier-general.
succeeded him in command of the cavalry regiment and continued in the cavalry service, in a short time in command of a brigade which was afterward assigned to Gen. W. L. Cabell
, and of which he was ranking officer when General Cabell
was captured; but Monroe
himself being wounded and disabled, Colonel Harrell
succeeded to the command of the brigade until the close of the war.
The commanders of Arkansas
troops east of the Mississippi river
who were transferred to the Trans-Mississippi department, as we have seen, were Generals Hindman
; Colonels Fagan
, John C. Wright
, B. W. Johnson
Maj.-Gen. T. C. Hindman
, after being relieved of the command of the district of Arkansas
, was reassigned to a division, and eventually to a corps, in the army east of the Mississippi
, commanded successively by Bragg