This had been Lee's plan, if the threat of Jackson's position upon the Federal flank should fail to prevent their advance.
Burnside's organization was as follows:—
Right Grand Division2d CorpsHancockCaldwell, Meagher, Zook
CouchHoward FrenchSully, Owen, Hall, Kimball, Palmer, Andrews8 Batteries
Sumner9th Corps WillcoxSturgis GettyPoe, Christ, Leasure Nagle, Ferrero Hawkins, Harland6 Batteries
Centre Grand Division3d CorpsBirneyRobinson, Ward, Berry
StonemanSickles WhippleCarr, Hall, Revere Piatt, Carroll9 Batteries
Hooker5th CorpsGriffinBarnes, Sweitzer, Stockton
ButterfieldSykesBuchanan, Andrew, Warren8 Batteries
Left Grand Division1st CorpsDoubledayPhelps, Rogers, Gavin, Meredith
ReynoldsGibbon MeadeRoot, Lyle, Taylor Sinclair, Magilton, Jackson11 Batteries
Franklin6th CorpsBrooksTorbert, Cake, Russell
W. F. SmithHowePratt, Whiting, Vinton11 Batteries
NewtonCochrane, Devens, Rowley
6 Corps18 D
w of reason that Hooker spoke of his army when it took the field, as the finest army on the planet.
His organization was as follows, with the strength of each corps present for duty equipped on April 30.
1stWadsworthPhelps, Cutler, Paul, Meredith1052
ReynoldsRobinsonRoot, Baxter, Leonard
2dHancockCaldwell, Meagher, Zook, Brook848
CouchGibbonSully, Owen, Hall
16,893FrenchCarroll, Hays, MacGregor
3dBirneyGraham, Ward, Hayman954
SicklesBerryCarr, Revere, Mott
18,721WhippleFranklin, Bowman, Berdan
5thGriffinBarnes, McQuade, Stockton842
MeadeSykesAyres, Burbank, O'Rorke
6thBrooksBrown, Bartlett, Russell954
NewtonShaler, Brown, Wheaton
11thDevensVon Gilsa, McLean636
HowardVon SteinwehrBuschbeck, Barlow
s for sick, guards, and details.
This deduction Livermore averages at seven per cent for Infantry and Artillery and 15 per cent for Cavalry.
Army of the Potomac.
Present for duty, June 30, 1863
1st CorpsWadsworth Meredith, Cutler
10,355RowleyBiddle, Stone, Stannard523
2d CorpsCaldwellCross, Kelley, Zook, Brook
HancockGibbonHarrow, Webb, Hall
13,056HaysCarroll, Smyth, Willard524
3d CorpsBirneyGraham, Ward, De Trobriand
12,630HumphreysCarr, Brewster, Burling530
5th CorpsBarnesTilton, Sweitzer, Vincent
SykesAyresDay, Burbank, Weed
6th CorpsWrightTorbert, Bartlett, Russell
15,710NewtonShaler, Eustis, Wheaton848
11th CorpsBarlowVon Gilsa, Ames
12th CorpsWilliamsMcDougall, Lockwood, Ruger
Slocum 8,597GearyCandy, Cobham, Greene420