First Lexington

    Battle Facts

    13 Sep 1861 - 20 Sep 1861

    Outcome: Confederate victory: Union forces badly defeated by Missouri State Guard.

    18,500 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)James Mulligan
    • 36 Killed
    • 117 Wounded
    • 3,000 Missing & Captured

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Sterling Price
    • 30 Killed
    • 120 Wounded