Who were the generals at Battle of Bull Run?
Concerning the First Battle of Bull Run
Joseph E. Johnston and P. G. T. Beauregard led the Confederacy. Irvin McDowell lead the Union.
Second Battle of Bull Run
Robert E. Lee led the Confederacy. John Pope led the Union forces.
The Union general at the first Battle of Bull Run, or First Manassas, was Irvin McDowell and the Confederate generals were Joseph E Johnston and P G T Beauregard. At Second Bull Run, or Second Manassas, the Union general was John Pope. The Confederate generals were Robert E Lee, James Longstreet and Stonewall Jackson.