Fort Henry

    Battle Facts

    06 Feb 1862

    Outcome: Union victory: Ulysses S. Grant and Foote's gunboats gain control of Tennessee River by defeating Lloyd Tilghman

    18,000 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)Ulysses S Grant Andrew H Foote
    • 40 Wounded

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Lloyd Tighman
    • 79 Wounded