American Civil War Generals – Most Defeats

Confederate Union
Robert Edward Lee 12 Benjamin Franklin Butler 6
John Sappington Marmaduke 9 William Tecumsah Sherman 5
John Bell Hood 7 Nathaniel Prentiss Banks 4
Joseph Eggleston Johnston 6 Quincy Adams Gillmore 4
Jubal Anderson Early 6 Winfield Scott Hancock 3
Braxton Bragg 6 James Harrison Wilson 3
Richard Taylor 6 Hugh Judson Kilpatrick 3
Joseph Wheeler 5 Philip Henry Sheridan 2
James Longstreet 4 Irwin McDowell 2
Earl Van Dorn 4 Joseph Hooker 2
Sterling Price 4 George Brinton McClellan 2
John Hunt Morgan 4 Franz Sigel 2
John Cabell Breckinridge 3 Samuel Davis Sturgis 2
Ambrose Powell Hill 3 Samuel Ryan Curtis 2
Nathan Bedford Forrest 3 Ulysses Hiram Grant 2
John Buchanan Floyd 2 Jacob Cox 1
Daniel Harvey Hill 2 Godfrey Weitzel 1
John Bowen 2 Henry Benham 1
John Brown Gordon 2 Henry Wessells 1
Thomas Jonathan Jackson 2 Hiram Barstow 1
William Martin 2 Horatio Wright 1
Douglas Cooper 2 Andrew A Humphreys 1
John Clifford Pemberton 2 Francis Marion Drake 1
Joseph Orville Shelby 2 Issac Black 1
James Ewell Brown Stuart 2 George R Crook 1
Thomas Carmichael Hindman 2 James Buel 1
Lawrence Branch 2 James Gillpatrick Blunt 1
Humphrey Marshall 1 Alfred Howe Terry 1
James Carter 1 Adolph Englemann 1
James Chambers 1 James Lane 1
James McCulloch 1 James Mulligan 1
Jeff Thompson 1 James Pond 1
James Major 1 Ambrose Burnside 1
Howard Cobb 1 David Dixon Porter 1
James Holtzclaw 1 Edward Bloodgood 1
Fitzhugh Lee 1 Dixon Miles 1
Albert Sidney Johnson 1 Edward Canby 1
Alexander Stewart 1 Emory Foster 1
Alfred Moulton 1 David Hunter 1
Bushrod Rust Johnson 1 Erastus Tyler 1
Caleb Dorsey 1 Cadwallader Washburn 1
Carter Stevenson 1 Francis Blair 1
Charles Hopkins 1 George Taylor 1
Colton Greene 1 John Bullock 1
Edmund Kirby-Smith 1 Charles Thompson 1
George Singletary 1 James Ricketts 1
Felix Zollicoffer 1 Frederick Saloman 1
Henry Wise 1 Charles Stone 1
Frank Powers 1 George Henry Thomas 1
Franklin Buchanan 1 Don Carlos Buell 1
Franklin Gardner 1 Fitz John Porter 1
George Alexander Porterfield 1 Thomas Crittenden 1
George Crittenden 1 Philip Kearny 1
George Pickett 1 Robert Anderson 1
Hamilton Bee 1 Robert McIlroy 1
Henry Heth 1 Robert Milroy 1
Henry McCulloch 1 Samuel Francis DuPont 1
Edmund Smith 1 Samuel Merrill 1
Stephen Ramsuer 1 Samuel Starr 1
John Poindexter 1 Stephen Burbridge 1
Reuben Walker 1 Jeremish Sullivan 1
Richard Heron Anderson 1 Theodore Barrett 1
Richard Stoddert Ewell 1 Lionel Booth 1
Robert Garnett 1 Truman Seymour 1
Samuel Barron 1 William Buel Franklin 1
Samuel French 1 William Nelson 1
St John Riddell 1 William Renshaw 1
Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard 1 William Smith 1
Stephen Lee 1 William Starke Rosecrans 1
Nathan George Evans 1 William Vandever 1
Theophilus Holmes 1 William Woods Averell 1
Thomas Churchill 1 Stephen Hicks 1
Thomas Clingham 1 John Pope 1
Thomas Green 1 James Williams 1
Thomas Rosser 1 Jamse Blunt 1
Tom Green 1 Absalom Moore 1
William Byrd 1 Jesse Reno 1
William Cabell 1 John Coburn 1
William Edmondson Jones 1 John Fremont 1
Stand Waite 1 John Gubb Parke 1
Leonidas Polk 1 John Hatch 1
John Gregg 1 P Drayton 1
John McCown 1 John Newton 1
Albert Jenkins 1 Oliver Howard 1
John Williams 1 John Rogers 1
Johnson Kelly Duncan 1 John Scott 1
Joseph Cook 1 John Sedgwick 1
Joseph Fry 1 John Slough 1
Joseph Porter 1 John Wilder 1
Randall Gibson 1 Joseph Leake 1
Lafayette McLaws 1 Lew Wallace 1
John Echols 1 Lewis Jordon 1
Lloyd Tilghman 1 James Shields 1
Lt Col John Jumper 1 John Kenley 1
Maj George Anderson 1
Maj J Irvine 1
Maj John Wescott 1
Matthew Butler 1
Micah Jenkins 1
Moses White 1
Moses Wright Hannon 1
Julian Frazer 1
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