Richmond, Kentucky

    Battle Facts

    30 Aug 1862

    Outcome: Confederate victory: Edmund Kirby Smith routs Union army under Brig. Gen. William "Bull" Nelson.

    13,350 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)William Bull Nelson
    • 4,900 Casualties
    • 206 Killed
    • 844 Wounded
    • 4,303 Missing & Captured

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Kirby Smith
    • 750 Casualties
    • 78 Killed
    • 372 Wounded
    • 1 Missing & Captured

    5,650 Casualties