The Arkansas 34th Infantry Regiment [also called 2nd Regiment] was formed in the summer of 1862. The regiment participated in the conflicts at Helena and Jenkins' Ferry. It continued the fight in some minor actions in Arkansas and Louisiana, then disbanded.
Colonel William H. Brooks, Lieutenant Colonels T. M. Gunter and James R. Pettigrew, and Major F. R. Earle
Fagan's, A.T. Hawthorne's, and Roane's Brigade in the Trans-Mississippi Department