Confederate Units at Port Hudson - May 27, 1863

(Source: Hewett, Lawrence L., Port Hudson, Confederate Bastion on the Mississippi)

Commander: Major General Franklin Gardner

Left Flank: Colonel I. G. W. Steedman

1st Alabama (six companies)
10th Arkansas
15th Arkansas
9th Louisiana Battalion Partisan Rangers (dismounted)
1st Mississippi (five companies)
39th Mississippi
Provost Guard Battalion: Claiborne Mississippi Infantry Company and English's Mississippi Battery (without guns)
Watson Louisiana Battery (two guns)
Battery B (Herod's), 1st Mississippi Light Artillery (six guns)
Battery F (Bradford's), 1st Mississippi Light Artillery (two guns)
Detachment, 1st Tennessee Battalion Heavy Artillery (two guns)
Company A, 1st Alabama Infantry (two guns)
 
Center: Brigadier General William N. R. Beall
49th Alabama
8th (Jones) Arkansas Battalion
11th & 17th Arkansas (detachment)
12th Arkansas
14th Arkansas
16th Arkansas
18th Arkansas
23rd Arkansas
1st Mississippi (five companies)
Watson Louisiana Battery (four guns)
Battery F (Bradford's), 1st Mississippi Light Artillery (two guns)
Battery K (Abbay's), 1st Mississippi Light Artillery (five or six guns)
Detachment, Company K, 1st Alabama Infantry (one gun)
Detachment, Company D, 12th Louisiana Battalion Heavy Artillery (one gun)
Detachment, 1st Tennessee Battalion Heavy Artillery (two guns)
 
Right Flank: Colonel William R. Miles
9th Louisiana Battalion
Miles's Louisiana Legion
Battalion composed of members of the 12th Louisiana Battalion Heavy Artillery serving as infantry: Major Anderson Merchant
Battalion composed of fragments of Maxey's and Gregg's Brigades:  Lieutenant Colonel W. N. Parish
Boone's Louisiana Battery (six guns)
Roberts' (Seven Stars) Mississippi Battery (four guns)
 
Heavy Batteries
No. 2  Company A, 1st Alabama: one 42-pounder smoothbore
No. 3  Company G, 1st Alabama: one rifled 32-pounder and one 42-pounder smoothbore
No. 4  Company E, 12th Louisiana Battalion Heavy Artillery: one 8-inch and one 10-inch columbiad
No. 5  Company B, 1st Alabama: one 10-inch columbiad, one 42-pounder, and one 32-pounder, both smoothbores
No. 6  Company A, 12th Louisiana Battalion Heavy Artillery: two rifled 24-pounders
No. 8  Detachment, Company D, 12th Louisiana Battalion Heavy Artillery: one rifled 24-pounder
No. 9  Company B, 12th Louisiana Battalion Heavy Artillery: one 8-inch shell gun and one 32-pounder smoothbore
No. 11 Lieutenant L. A. Schirmer, one 30-pound Parrott
 
Cavalry and Mounted Infantry:  Colonel John L. Logan  (operated outside Port Hudson garrison)
11th and 17th Arkansas (consolidated: mounted infantry)
Cochran's Arkansas Battalion
Garland's Mississippi Battalion
Hughes's Mississippi Battalion
Stockdale's Mississippi Battalion
9th Tennessee Battalion
Robert's Mississippi Battery (two guns)
 

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