Wilson's Creek Union order of battle

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The following Union Army units[1] and commanders fought in the Battle of Wilson's Creek of the American Civil War, fought on August 10, 1861 near Springfield, Missouri. The Confederate order of battle is shown separately.

Abbreviations used[edit]

Military rank[edit]


Army of the West[edit]

BG Nathaniel Lyon (k)
Maj Samuel D. Sturgis


Brigade Regiments and Others
First Brigade

   Maj Samuel D. Sturgis

Second Brigade

   Col Franz Sigel

Third Brigade

   Ltc George L. Andrews

Fourth Brigade

   Col George Deitzler


  1. ^ Multiple commander names indicate command succession of command during the battle or the campaign.


  • NPS Order of Battle
  • Brooksher, William Riley. Bloody Hill: The Civil War Battle of Wilson’s Creek. Washington: Brassey’s, 1995.