|Major General John Forney and his divisional flag bearer.|
Each of my Union and Confederate divisions will have a mounted officer and a standard bearer carrying a flag emblematic of the division. For the Union forces, Thomas' XIV Corps of the Army of the Cumberland, they will be the standard divisional flags for XIV Corps. For the Confederate forces, Hardee's Corps of the Army of Tennessee, they will be more "generic" but still emblematic of the division. Here since Forney's Division has brigades who formerly were under Earl Van Dorn's command its command stand uses a "Van Dorn" flag.
Organized for the "On to Richmond" rules, Forney's Division has two brigades and an artillery battalion.
|Forney's Division with Hebert's Brigade on its right, the artillery battalion in the center, and Moore's Brigade on its left.|
Next up to paint will be Major General Joseph Reynold's 4th Division, XIV Corps, Army of the Cumberland. Reynold's Division only has two brigades (Robinson's 2nd and Turchin's 3rd) as Wilder's 1st Brigade is mounted and is constantly being appropriated by the army commander for special missions. As with Forney's Division I anticipate Reynolds will be reinforced by a third brigade, probably Reeves' Independent Brigade. Once I get Reynold's Brigade painted and based I'll be able to do some more intensive "playing" with the rules.