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This site is devoted to General A.P. Hill, CSA.

Next to Longstreet and Jackson, I consider A.P. Hill the best commander with me. He fights his troops well and takes good care of them. - Robert E. Lee

A.P. Hill served was a graduate of West Point and served in the U.S. Army in the antebellum period. A.P. Hill faught in the Mexican War and in the Seminole Wars. He was called to battle and resigned his commission to fight for his home state of Virginia.

Nicknamed “Little Powell,” Hill rose through the ranks to command the famous “Light Division.”

Both Lee and Jackson called for A.P. Hill.