MILITARY UNITS

List of United States military and volunteer units in the Mexican–American War

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This is a list of United States military units that participated in the Mexican–American War. The list includes regular U.S. Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Revenue Marine Service units and ships as well as the units of the militia that various states recruited for the war. The commanding officer of each unit or ship is identified when there are references with content that aids identification. Dates are included when they are available in the references.

Contents

1   Regular U.S. Army regiments serving in Mexico from 1846-1848

  • 1.1 Regiments of dragoons
  • 1.2 Mounted riflemen
  • 1.3 Regiments of artillery
  • 1.4 Regiments of infantry
  • 1.5 Regiments of infantry, 1847

2  Volunteer units serving in Mexico from 1846-1848

  • 2.1 Alabama
  • 2.2 Arkansas
  • 2.3 California
  • 2.4 Florida
  • 2.5 Georgia
  • 2.6 Illinois
  • 2.7 Indiana
  • 2.8 Iowa
  • 2.9 Kentucky
  • 2.10 Louisiana
  • 2.11 Maryland and the District of Columbia
  • 2.12 Massachusetts
  • 2.13 Michigan
  • 2.14 Mississippi
  • 2.15 Missouri
  • 2.16 New Jersey
  • 2.17 New York
  • 2.18 North Carolina
  • 2.19 Ohio
  • 2.20 Pennsylvania
  • 2.21 South Carolina
  • 2.22 Tennessee
  • 2.23 Texas
  • 2.24 Virginia
  • 2.25 Misc. volunteers

U.S. Navy squadrons serving in the war

  • 3.1 Home Squadron
  • 3.2 Pacific Squadron

U.S. Marine Corps

U.S. Revenue Marine Service