Fort Ridgely

    Battle Facts

    21 Aug 1862 - 22 Aug 1862

    Outcome: * Dakota War of 1862: Failed Santee Sioux attack on Union controlled fort.

    1,010 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)Timothy J Sheehan
    • 4 Killed
    • 14 Wounded

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Chief Little Crow
    • 2 Killed
    • 5 Wounded