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36th Regiment Alabama Volunteer Infantry (Confederate)
Alabama 1861 Obverse.svg 100px
Flag of Alabama in 1861 (obverse and reverse)
Active May 12, 1862 to May 4, 1865
Country Confederate States of America
Allegiance CSA Dixie
Branch Infantry
Engagements Battle of Resaca
Battle of Atlanta
Battle of Resaca

The 36th Regiment Alabama Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.


The 36th Alabama was mustered in at Mount Vernon Arsenal on May 12, 1862.[1]

The regiment surrendered at Meridian, Mississippi on May 4, 1865.[citation needed]

Total strength and casualties[]


  • Colonel Robert Hardy Smith
  • Colonel Lewis T. Woodruff
  • Colonel Thomas Hord Herndon

See also[]

  • Alabama Civil War Confederate Units
  • Alabama in the American Civil War