Mississippi 4th Cavalry (Confederate)

    19 Sep 1862

    Participated in the Battle of Iuka at Tishomingo County, Mississippi.

    The Battle of Iuka
    The Battle of Iuka

    Maj. Gen. Sterling Price's Army of the West main column marched into Iuka, Mississippi, on September 14th. Price's superior, Gen. Braxton Bragg, had ordered Price to prevent Maj. Gen. William S. Rosecrans's Army of the Mississippi from moving into Tennessee and reinforcing Nashville. Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant, commanding the Army of the Tennessee, feared that Price intended to go north to join Bragg. Grant devised a plan for his left wing commander, Maj. Gen. E.O.C. Ord, to advance on Iuka from the west;… Read More

    10 Apr 1863

    Assigned to the Brigade led by .

    10 Apr 1863

    Participated in the Battle of Franklin (1863) at Williamson County, Tennessee.

    The Battle of Franklin (1863)
    The Battle of Franklin (1863)

    The Battle of Franklin fought on April 10 1863, was a mere skirmish fought at the same location that the major Battle of Franklin would be fought in 1864. Read More

    01 Nov 1863

    Mississippi 4th Cavalry organized at Mississippi.

    04 May 1865

    Mississippi 4th Cavalry mustered out at Mississippi.