Poison Spring

    Battle Facts

    18 Apr 1864

    Outcome: Confederate victory: Part of Red River Campaign in Arkansas, black troops massacred.

    2,915 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)Samuel B Maxey John S Marmaduke
    • 34 Killed
    • 218 Wounded

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)James M Williams
    • 117 Killed
    • 184 Wounded