1st rgt choctaw and chickasaw mounted rifles
The 1st Choctaw and Chickasaw Mounted Rifles formed at Scullyville, Choctaw Nation, in July, 1861. The regiment had six companies of Choctaws, three of Chickasaw, and one of half-breeds. It surrendered on June 23, 1865. The field officers were Colonel Douglas H. Cooper; Lieutenant Colonels James Riley and Tandy Walker; and Majors Willis J. Jones, Mitchell LeFlore, and Stephen Loering.