Official Records (CS) abstract report showing strength of Army of Tennessee (Bragg)

Abstract from tri-monthly return of the Army of Tennessee, General Braxton Bragg commanding, March 10, 1863; headquarters Tullahoma, Tenn,

[See chart in OR]

Polk’s Corps

Hardee’s Corps

Jackson’s Brigade

Post Tullahoma

Artillery reserve

Wheeler’s Cavalry

Bragg’s escort

Shows number of Officers | Men and Effective Total

  • Polk had 17,302 men
  • Hardee had 12,621 men
  • Jackson had 1,360 men

All total the Army of Tennessee reported over 80,000 effective troops for Bragg.

O.R.– SERIES I–VOLUME XXIII/2 [S# 35]
Correspondence, Orders, And Returns Relating To Operations In Kentucky, Middle And East Tennessee, North Alabama, And Southwest Virginia, From January 21 To August 10, 1863.
CONFEDERATE CORRESPONDENCE. ETC.–#3
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