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9th Regiment Alabama Volunteer Infantry (Confederate)
Alabama 1861 Obverse.svg 100px
Flag of Alabama in 1861 (obverse and reverse)
Active May 1861 to April 1865
Country Confederate States of America
Allegiance CSA Dixie
Branch Infantry
Engagements Battle of Seven Pines
Battle of Williamsburg
Second Battle of Bull Run
Battle of Antietam
Battle of Fredericksburg
Battle of Gettysburg
Siege of Petersburg

The 9th Regiment Alabama Volunteer Infantry was an infantry regiment that served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.


The 9th Alabama was mustered in at Richmond, Virginia in late May 1861.[1]

The regiment surrendered at Appomattox Court House.

Total strength and casualties[]

The 9th mustered 1138 men during its existence. It suffered approximately 200 killed in action or mortally wounded and 175 men who died of disease, for a total of approximately 375 fatalities. An additional 208 men were discharged or transferred from the regiment.[2]


  • Colonel Cadmus Marcellus Wilcox
  • Colonel Samuel Henry
  • Colonel Joseph Horace King

See also[]

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