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The complete Orders of Battle for the armies of Northeastern Virginia, Potomac, and Shenandoah during the Manassas Campaign, Virginia, 16-22 July, 1861.

Brigadier General Irvin McDowell

Army of Northeastern Virginia

Brigadier General I McDowell

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Brigadier General Pierre Gustav Toutant Beauregard

Army of the Potomac

Brigadier General P G T Beauregard

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General Joe Edgar Johnston

Army of The Shenandoah

General J E Johnston

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Army of Northeastern Virginia

Assistant Adjutant General & Brevet Major I McDowell, United States Army, was appointed brigadier general, United States Army, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861, and was assigned to command the Department of Northeastern Virginia, Headquarters at Arlington House, Fairfax County, Virginia, by General Orders No.26, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 27 May, 1861. The Army of Northeastern Virginia was organised by General Orders No.13, Headquarters, Department of Northeastern Virginia, Arlington, Alexandria County, Virginia, on 8 July, 1861 (See the Orders of Battle, Army of Northeastern Virginia).

Army of the Potomac

Superintendent P G T Beauregard, United States Military Academy, resigned on 28 January, 1861, and was appointed brigadier general, Confederate States Army, at Charleston, Charleston District, South Carolina, on 1 March, 1861. Brigadier General P G T Beauregard was assigned to command the Department of Alexandria by Major General R E Lee, Provisional Army of Virginia, at the Spotswood Hotel, Richmond, Virginia, on 31 May, 1861, and arrived by the Orange & Alexandria Railroad at Camp Pickens, near Manassas Junction, Virginia, at 2 PM on 2 June, 1861. The Army of the Potomac was organised by General Orders No.20, Headquarters, Army of the Potomac, Camp Pickens, near Manassas Junction, Virginia, on 20 June, 1861 (See the Orders of Battle, Army of the Potomac).

Army of the Shenandoah

Brigadier General J E Johnston was assigned to command Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 15 May, 1861, and arrived at Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, at 1 PM on 23 May, 1861. The Army of the Shenandoah was organised at Winchester, Frederick County, Virginia, on 17 June, 1861 (See the Orders of Battle, Army of the Shenandoah).

Army of Pennsylvania

R Patterson was appointed major general, Pennsylvania Volunteers, on 16 April, 1861, and was assigned to command the Army of Pennsylvania at Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on 2 June, 1861 (See the Orders of Battle, Army of Pennsylvania, 10 June-21 July, 1861).

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