Generals in the Confederate States Army from Virginia. From the times-dispatch, November 15, 22, 29, 1908.
Joseph R. Anderson, brigadier-general, September 3, 1861. Resigned July 19, 1862, to take charge of the Tredegar Works; died at Isle of Shoals, N. H., September 7, 1892. Commands—Brigade composed of the Fourteenth, Thirty-fifth, Forty-fifth and Forty-ninth Georgia Regiments, Infantry. and the Third Louisiana Battalion, Infantry, A. P. Hill's Light Division, Army of Northern Virginia. Lewis Addison Armistead, major corps of artillery, Confederate States Army, March :6, 1861; colonel Fifty-seventh Virginia Infantry—, 1861; brigadier-general, April 1, 1962; killed at Gettysburg, July 3, 1863, in charge of Pickett's Division. Commands—Brigade composed of Ninth, Fourteenth, Thirty-eighth, Fifty-third and Fifty-seventh Virginia Regiments, Infantry, Army of Northern Virginia. Turner Ashby, lieutenant-colonel Seventh Virginia Cavalry, July 17, 1861; brigadier-general May 23, 1862; killed near Harrisonburg, Va., June 6. 1862. Commands—Original command of twenty-six companies of cavalry subsequently organized into the Sixth, Seventh and