10th Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry (Diamond's)



 


HISTORICAL NOTES:

    10th Cavalry Regiment was formed during the fall of 1863 using May's Kentucky Mounted Battalion as its nucleus. It contained men from Kentucky and Virginia. The unit served in the Department of East Tennessee and the Department of Western Virginia and East Tennessee, and skirmished in various conflicts in Tennessee, Virginia, and Kentucky. In the spring of 1865 it disbanded.

FIELD OFFICERS:

    Colonels George R. Diamond, Andrew J. May, and Edwin Trimble, and Major William R. Lee.

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ROSTERS:

    The composite rosters of this unit contain the names of 1033 men.

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