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The Civil War in Arkansas

1st Battery Arkansas Light Artillery

     

  • HISTORICAL NOTES:

      Organized at Fayetteville, Ark., and Springfield, Mo., January to August, 1863.

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  • ASSIGNMENTS:

      At Fayetteville, Ark., January to April, 1863. Moved to Springfield, Mo., April 25-May 4, and duty there till September 21. Expedition from Springfield into Arkansas and Indian Territory September 7-19. Near Enterprise, Mo., September 15. Moved to Fayetteville, Ark., September 21, and duty there till March, 1864. Attached to District of Southwest Missouri, Dept. Missouri, to March, 1864. 2nd Brigade, District of the Frontier, 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to January, 1865. Artillery, 3rd Division, 7th Army Corps, to February. 1865. 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 7th Army Corps, to August, 1865.

  • SERVICE:

      Actions at Cross Timbers, Mo., October 15 and 20, 1863. Moved to Fort Smith, Ark., March 19, 1864. Steele's Expedition to Camden March 23-May 3. Prairie D'Ann April 9-13. Van Buren April 12. Camden April 15. Poison Springs April 18. Jenkins' Ferry , Saline River, April 30. March to Fort Smith May 3-16. Garrison duty there and at Fort Gibson till August, 1865. Action at Prior Creek September 18, 1864. Mustered out August 10, 1864.

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    Rigdon, John C.
    Historical Sketch and Roster
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    Dyer, Frederick H.
    Compendium of the War of the Rebellion
     
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    Rigdon, John C.
    The Civil War in Arkansas
     
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    Rigdon, John C.
    Arkansas Civil War Soldiers Index
     
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    The Official Records of the American Civil War
     
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