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Battle of New Orleans
Creole Battalions
 

 

Battlefield Commanders
 

 

 

 

 

Jordan Noble

 

 

 

Major Jean Baptiste Plauche

is depicted as a militiageneral in about 1820.

 


 

 

Michael Fortier

, a wealthy planter who financed and organized the Creoles troops of the New Orleans, though he did not command them in the field.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 
Regular Troops
 
 
Regular Light Artillery
78
 
 
7th US Infantry
436
 
 
44th US Infantry
352
 
 
United States Marines
58
 
 
One Troop 1st US Dragoons
52
 
 
Total
976
 

 


 
Louisiana Militia and Volunteers
   
 
Plauche's Uniformed Militia
315
 
Lacoste's Free Men of Colour
282
 
Daquin's Free Men of Colour
180
 
Baratarians (pirate gunners)
36
 
Jugeat's Choctaws
62
 
Total
910

 


 
Other Militia
   
 
Caroll's Tennessee Riflemen (11 companies)
806
 
Coffee's Tennessee Rifleman (9 companies)
546
 
Adair's Kentucky Riflemen (10 companies)
680
 
Total troops on Line Jackson with 14 guns
3918

 


 
Reserve
   
 
Hind's Mississippi Mounted Rifles
150
 
 
Ogden's troop 1st US Dragoons
50
 
Harrison's bn Kentucky Militia
306
Total Reserve
506

 


 
Troops on the West Bank under General Morgan
   
 
Naval battalion, Commodore Patterson
106
 
 
Louisiana Militia, Major Paul Arnaud
250
 
 
Kentucky Militia, Lieutenant-Colonel John Davis
320
 
 
Reinforcements sent by Jackson
400
 
 
Total, with 16 guns
1,076
 



1st BATALION OF FREE MEN OF COLOR-New Orleans (December 16, 1814 to March 25, 1815)

 

Fortier, Michel, Lt. Col.
Amelin, Julien
Bernard, Sanon
Lacoste, Pierre, 1st
Andrie, Bescente
Beaulieu, Etienne
Popolus, Vincent, 2nd
Andry, Alexis
Beaulieu, Gilbert
Carabet, John
Araouz, Joseph
Beaulieu, Hurbin
Demourzelle, Basile
Ardy, Jacque
Beaulieu, Jean Baptiste
Chatry, Frois (adj.)
Armires, Etienne, Sgt
Beaulieu, Lindor
Diesse, Antoine
Asmar, Baptiste
Beaulieu, Maurice
Lioteau, Ferdinand
Asmard, Joisim, Sgt.
Belaire, Jean, Cpl.
Poree, Charles
Astier, Jean Louis
Belhomme, servant
Simon, Louis
Aubry, Pierre
Benoit, Baptiste
Ternior, Jean
Aubry, Marcelin
Echo, Jean Baptiste
1st Lieutenants:
Auguste, Moliere
Bernard, Sanon
Callaud, Louis
Auguste, Voltaire
Beroche, Elie, music
Carriere, Noel
Augustin, Joseph
Bienvenu, Barhelenne
Demozellier, Baltazar
Azor, servant
Bienvenu, Celestin
Duverne, Francois
Badille, Jacques, Sgt.
Bienvenu, Michel
Foucher, Joseph
Badille, Pierre
Blanchard, Jean
Pacaud, Francis
Bailly, Pierre
Blodin, Valiere
Populus, Maurice
Bailly, Pierre, fils
Boidore, Antoine
Porei, Francois
Baptiste, Jean, music
Boisdore, Francois
2nd Lieutenants:
Baptiste, servant
Boisdore, Regisse
Almajor, Joseph
Baptiste, Jean, music
Boroin, Pierre
Deland, Louis
Barbe, Mathiew
Bollien, Gilbert
Honore, Isidore
Barnabe Jean Baptiste
Bollien, Jean Baptiste
Jourdan, Noel
Barons. Etienne
Bollien, Jean Baptiste
Vivan, Charles
Barthe, Jean
Bollien, Lendore
Alxandre, Vzaine
Bezale, servant
Bollien, Maurice
Allegre, Charles
Beauduit, Seraphin
Bollien, Phillipe
Alleque, Narcisse, Sgt.
Beauheu, Phillippe
Bonne, Baptiste
Alon, Benite
Beaulieau, Sterlin
Bonne, Charles
Crepin, Francois, music
Beaulieau, Urbain
Bonne, Jacques

 

 
 
 
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