Fort Sanders

    Battle Facts

    29 Nov 1863

    Outcome: Union victory: Longstreet unable to take fort due to poor quality gunpowder.

    3,440 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)Ambrose Burnside
    • 100 Casualties
    • 8 Killed
    • 5 Wounded

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)James Longstreet
    • 780 Casualties
    • 129 Killed
    • 458 Wounded
    • 226 Missing & Captured

    880 Casualties