Port Hudson

    Battle Facts

    21 May 1863 - 09 Jul 1863

    Outcome: Union victory: last Confederate stronghold on Mississippi surrenders; Gardner surrenders to Banks; 5000 Union soldiers died of disease, 250 Confederates, 6500 surrendered

    37,500 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)Nathaniel P Banks
    • 5,000 Casualties
    • 5,000 Wounded

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Franklin Gardner
    • 7,208 Casualties
    • 750 Wounded

    12,208 Casualties