9th Texas Infantry

Locations during the War Between the States, 1861-1865

By Gary Wisler






This list was compiled from correspondence and diaries written by members of the regiment and via official documents. To the best of my knowledge, it is correct, but there are gaps.






Date - Location of regiment



Nov. 20, 1861 - Camp Rusk (Lamar Co, TX)

Dec. 1, 1861 - Camp Rusk (Lamar Co. then, Delta Co. now)

Dec. ? to Dec. 31, 1861 - Camp Benjamin (Fannin Co., TX)

Dec. 31, 1861 - on line of march to Bowling Green, KY

Jan. 3 to 5, 1862 - Paris, TX

Jan. 8, 1862 - Clarksville, Red River Co., TX

Jan. 9, 1862 - Sibley, TX

Jan. 10, 1862 - Mill Creek (Red River crossing)

Jan. 13, 1862 - Sevier Co, AR

Jan. 18, 1862 - Clark Co, AR

Jan. 23 to 24, 1862 - Hot Springs Co, AR

Jan. 25, 1862 - Little Rock, AR

Jan. 26 to Feb. 1, 1862 - Pulaski Co, AR

Feb. 2, 1862 - board train to Duval's Bluf, AR

Feb. 5, 1862 - train wreck (Little Rock & Memphis RR)

Feb. 8 to 12, 1862 - Memphis, TN

Feb. 19 to March 19, 1862 - encamped at Iuka, MS

March 20 to April 3, 1862 - Corinth, MS

April 6 to 7, 1862 - Battle of Shiloh, TN

April 8, 1862 to May 30, 1862 - Corinth, MS

June 27 to July 20, 1862 - Baldwin/Tupelo, MS

July 20 to 30, 1862 - via rail to Chattanooga, TN

July 31 to Aug. 22, 1862 - Shell Mound, TN

Aug. 23 to 25, 1862 - Chattanooga, TN

Aug. 26, 1862 - on the march to Kentucky

Sept. 1, 1862 - Cumberland Mountain, TN

Sept. 3 to 6, 1862 - Sparta, TN

Sept. 7, 1862 - Gainesboro, TN

Sept. 9, 1862 - Tomkinsville, KY

Sept. 12 to 15, 1862 - Glasgow, KY

Sept. 17, 1862 - Mumfordville, KY (Capture of Federal garrison)

Sept. 23 to 30, 1862 - Bardstown, KY

Oct. 3 to 7, 1862 - Danville, KY

Oct. 8, 1862 - Battle of Perryville, KY

Oct. 8 to 12, 1862 - Perryville, KY

Oct. 13 to 19, 1862 - retreat from Perryville, KY

Oct. 20, 1862 - Cumberland Gap (TN-KY)

Oct. 24 to 30, 1862 - Knoxville, TN

Oct. 31, 1862 - Chattanooga, TN (via rail)

Nov. 1, 1862 - Bridgeport, AL

Nov. 4 to 10, 1862 - Tullahoma, TN

Nov. 11 to Dec. 2, 1862 - McMinnville, TN

Dec. 4, 1862 to Jan. 5,1863 - Murfreesboro, TN

Dec. 31, 1862 to Jan. 2, 1863 - Battle of Murfreesboro, TN

Jan. 6 to May 10, 1863 - Shelbyville, TN

May 11, 1863 - depart via rail for Jackson, MS

May 18 to 30, 1863 - Canton, MS

May 31 to June 13, 1863 - Yazoo City, MS

June 14 to 30, 1863 - Vernon, MS

July 1 - 5, 1863 - Big Black River, MS

July 7 to 16, 1863 - Siege & Battle of Jackson, MS

July 17, 1863 - Brandon, MS

July 22, 1863 - Moulton's Sta., MS

July 29 to Aug. 22, 1863 - Camp Hardee (near Morton, MS)

Aug. 23 to 31, 1863 - en route to Chickamauga, GA (via Mobile, Montgomery, & Atlanta)

Sept. 1 to 6, 1863 - Chickamauga, GA

Sept. 7, 1863 - on march to Lafayette, GA

Sept. 9 to 17, 1863 - Lafayette, GA

Sept. 18, 1863 - in line of battle, Chickamauga, GA

Sept. 19 to 20, 1863 - Battle of Chickamauga, GA

Oct. 10, 1863 to Feb. 6, 1864 - Meridian, MS

Feb. 7, 1863 - Jackson, MS

Feb. 8 to 14, 1863 - retreat from Jackson to Tombiggee River

March 7 to 14, 1864 - Demopolis, AL

April 6, 1864 - Lauderdale Spring, MS

May 18, 1864 - Cassville, GA

May 25, 1864 - New Hope Church, GA

June 23 to 27, 1864 - Kennesaw Mountain, GA

July 16 to 20, 1864 - Chattahoochee River near Atlanta, GA

July 21, 1864 - Peachtree Creek, GA

July 22 to Sept. 1, 1864 - Atlanta, GA

Sept. 2, 1864 - on march from Atlanta, GA

Sept. 3 to 17, 1864 - Lovejoy's Station, GA

Oct. 5, 1864 - Battle of Allatoona, GA

Nov. 18, 1864 - Florence, AL

Nov. 22, 1864 - Shoal Creek

Nov. 29, 1864 - Mt. Pleasant

Nov. 30, 1864 - Columbia, TN

Dec. 1, 1864 - Spring Hill, TN

Dec. 2, 1864 - Franklin, TN (arrived after battle)

Dec. 3 to 15, 1864 - in and around Nashville, TN

Dec. 16, 1864 - Battle of Nashville, TN

Dec. 17, 1864 - Retreating through Spring Hill, TN

Dec. 18 to 19, 1864 - In line along Duck River

Dec. 20 to 21, 1864 - near Columbia, TN

Dec. 22 to 24, 1864 - Pulaski, TN

Dec. 25, 1864 - Sugar Creek, TN

Dec. 26, 1864 - Lexington, AL

Dec. 27, 1864 - Shoal Creek, near Tennessee River

Dec. 28, 1864 - 4 miles north of Tuscumbia, AL

Dec. 29, 1864 - south of Tuscumbia, AL

Dec. 30, 1864 - Big Bear Creek, AL

Dec. 31, 1864 - Jan. 1, 1865 - Iuka, MS

Jan. 2 to 3, 1865 - Burnsville, MS

Jan. 4, 1865 - Jacinto, MS

Jan. 5 to 6, 1865 - on march south

Jan. 7, 1865 - Saltillo, MS

Jan. 8, 1865 - Priceville, MS

Jan. 9 to 11, 1865 - Tupelo, MS

Jan. 19, 1865 - Verona, MS

Feb. 13, 1865 - Sugar Creek

March 12, 1865 - Mobile, AL

April 8, 1865 - Battle of Spanish Fort, AL

May 4 to 12, 1865 - surrender and parole, Meridian, MS

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