II.-Ninth Alabama
Cavalry Regiment

This regiment was organized at Blue Mountain in the summer of 1864, and was brigaded under Gen. Pillow. It operated in the vicinity of the Army of Tennessee while it lay at Dalton, and was with General Pillow for about eight months. Transferred to Clanton's brigade, the Ninth fought under that officer at Ten Islands, with some loss. It was soon after sent to west Florida, and there made head against Steele's column at Bluff Spring, losing a number. The regiment then resisted Wilson's corps, and in May laid down its arms at Gainesville.


Field and Staff

Colonels -- Henry J. Livingston of Autauga.

Lieut. Colonels -- Thomas L. Faulkner of Autauga.

Majors -- R. J. Moses of Russell.

Adjutants -- Chas. E. Stewart of Dallas; transferred to line.


Captains, and Counties from Which the Companies Came.

Autauga and Bibb -- W. C. C. Cleveland.

Greene and Perry -- .... Horton; resigned. Geo. Goldthwaite.

Montgomery -- Thomas Orme; resigned. John A. Floyd.

Shelby -- John Moore; killed at Ten Islands J. F. Watson; killed near Pollard. Charles E. Stewart.

Franklin -- T. J. Atkinson; wounded near Decatur; wounded near Guntersville.

Marshall -- Samuel Henry.

Walker -- F. H. Musgrove.

St. Clair -- John W. W. Wharton.

Chambers -- .... Smith.

Russell -- [A company always on detached duty.]



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