Arkansas Post

    Battle Facts

    09 Jan 1863 - 11 Jan 1863

    Outcome: Union victory: Part of Vicksburg Campaign, fight for control of mouth of Arkansas River.

    33,844 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)John A McClernand David D Porter
    • 134 Killed
    • 898 Wounded
    • 29 Missing & Captured

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Thomas J Churchill
    • 28 Killed
    • 81 Wounded
    • 4,791 Missing & Captured