Hughes’ Battalion Mississippi Cavalry


(from Dunbar Rowland’s "Military History of Mississippi, 1803-1898"; company listing courtesy of H. Grady Howell’s "For Dixie Land, I’ll Take My Stand’)


Company A -- Magruder’s Partisan Rangers (raised in Claiborne County, MS)

Company B -- Montgomery’s Company (raised in Amite County, MS)

Company C -- McLean’s Company (raised in Claiborne & Hinds Counties, MS)

Company D -- Ramsey’s Company (raised in Copiah County, MS)

Company E -- McLaurin’s Company (raised in Perry & Rankin Counties, MS)

Company F -- Wilbourn’s Company (raised in Marshall County, MS)

Company G -- Bowles’ Company (raised in Lafayette & Marshall Counties, MS)


Lieutenant-Colonel -- C.C. Wilbourn.

See 4th Mississippi Cavalry.


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