Fort De Russy

    Battle Facts

    12 Mar 1864 - 14 Mar 1864

    Outcome: Union victory: Fort DeRussy fell and the Red River to Alexandria was open.

    10,350 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)A J Smith Joseph Mower
    • 48 Casualties
    • 48 Killed
    • 2 Missing & Captured

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)William Byrd
    • 269 Casualties
    • 2 Killed
    • 5 Wounded
    • 317 Missing & Captured

    317 Casualties