1st Texas Cavalry Regiment (Union)
The 1st Texas Cavalry Regiment was a cavalry regiment from Texas that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Raised in Louisiana in 1862; it served in the Department of the Gulf and in Texas. It was consolidated with the 2nd Texas Cavalry Regiment in November 1864. Afterwards it continued to serve until being disbanded in November 1865.
|1st Texas Cavalry Regiment|
|Active||November 6, 1862 – November 4, 1865|
|Size||8 companies (initially)|
|Part of||Department of the Gulf|
|Organized at||New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Engagements||American Civil War|
|Col. Edmund J. Davis|
Col. John L. Haynes
- Col. Edmund J. Davis (promoted to Brigadier General)
- Col. John L. Haynes
- Official Army Register of the Volunteer Force of the United States Army for the Years 1861, '62, '63, '64, '65 (Part IV ed.). Office of the Adjutant General of the U.S. Army. August 31, 1865. p. 1161. Retrieved 22 June 2019.
- "1st Regiment, Texas Cavalry". National Park Service - Soldiers and Sailors System. Retrieved 22 June 2019.