The Civil War in Arkansas

Arkansas 6th Cavalry Battalion Company A

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The Monticello Cavalry was organized at Monticello, Arkansas, composed mostly men from Drew County. The company enlisted in Confederate service at Little Rock on August 1, 1861, and was assigned to the 6th Battalion Arkansas Cavalry as Company A. On April 20, 1862, the Monticello Cavalry was consolidated with Company B, the Drew Light Horse, also of Drew County; and on May 15, 1862, the consolidated Drew County cavalry troop became Company B, 2nd Regiment Arkansas Cavalry.

A Roster of this company is on line.

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