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Belmont

Battle Facts

07 Nov 1861

Outcome: Inconclusive: Grant captures and destroys Confederate supplies near Cairo, Illinois.

8,114 Troops

Union

Commander(s)Ulysses S Grant
  • 120 Killed
  • 3,838 Wounded
  • 104 Missing & Captured

Confederacy

Commander(s)Leonidas Polk
  • 105 Killed
  • 419 Wounded
  • 117 Missing & Captured