Cross Keys Confederate order of battle

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The following Confederate States Army units and commanders fought in the Battle of Cross Keys of the American Civil War. The Union order of battle is listed separately.

Abbreviations used[edit]

Military rank[edit]


  • w = wounded
  • mw = mortally wounded
  • k = killed

Department of the Valley[edit]

MG Thomas J. Jackson

Forces at Cross Keys[edit]

MG Richard S. Ewell

Division Brigade Regiment or Other

Jackson's Division*
     MG Thomas J. Jackson

Second (Taliaferro's) Brigade

   BG William B. Taliaferro


*Jackson's Division crossed over to Port Republic after a brief fight with Shields' cavalry, in which only the units listed above engaged.

Division Brigade Regiment or Other

Ewell's Division
     MG Richard S. Ewell

Second (Steuart's) Brigade

   BG George H. Steuart (w)
   Col W.C. Scott

Fourth (Elzey's) Brigade

   BG Arnold Elzey (w)
   Col James A. Walker

Seventh (Trimble's) Brigade

   BG Isaac Trimble

Eighth (Taylor's) Brigade

   BG Richard Taylor


   Col Stapleton Crutchfield

  • Brockenbrough’s Battery - Cpt John B. Brockenbrough
  • Courtney’s Battery - Cpt A. R. Courtney
  • Lusk’s Battery - Cpt John A. M. Lusk
  • Raine’s Battery - Cpt Charles I. Raine
  • Rice's Battery - Cpt William H. Rice
Cavalry Brigade

   Col Thomas T. Munford


  • June 8, 1862 - Battle of Cross Keys, Va. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. United States War Department. Volume XII, Chapter XXIV, pp. 711–750. (1885)