Mobile Bay

    Battle Facts

    02 Aug 1864 - 23 Aug 1864

    Outcome: Union victory: David Farragut takes port, says "Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead".

    7,000 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)David Farragut Gordon Granger
    • 322 Casualties
    • 151 Killed
    • 177 Wounded

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Franklin Buchanan Richard L Page
    • 1,500 Casualties
    • 149 Killed
    • 22 Wounded
    • 1,587 Missing & Captured

    1,822 Casualties