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MILITARY & POLITICAL

    1861
  • Operations about Fredericktown (Oct. 12-25) Missouri
  • Operations about Irontown (Oct. 12-25) Missouri
  • Skirmish at New River. West Virginia

    1862
  • Skirmish at Helena. Arkansas
  • Skirmish at Pittman's Crossroads. Kentucky
  • Skirmish at Wild Cat. Kentucky
  • Skirmish at Pittman's Fork. Kentucky
  • Skirmish at Marshfield. Missouri
  • Skirmish at the Cumberland River. Tennessee
  • Skirmish on the Gallatin Pike. Tennessee
  • Skirmish near Nashville. Tennessee

    1863
  • Expedition from Natchez to Red River (Oct. 16-20).
  • Skirmish at Barton Station. Alabama
  • Skirmish at cane Creek. Alabama
  • Skirmish at Dickson Station. Alabama
  • Operations on the Memphis & Charleston Railroad in Alabama (Oct. 20-29). Alabama
  • Expedition from Messenger's Ferry on the Big Black River toward Canton;(Oct. 14-20) Mississippi
  • Expedition from Fort Adams to Red River, Louisiana (Oct. 14-20). Mississippi
  • Skirmish at Treadwell's Plantation. Mississippi.
  • Skirmish at Warm Springs. North Carolina
  • Action at Philadelphia. Tennessee
  • Siege of Chattanooga (Sept 24-Oct. 27). Tennessee

    1864
  • Skirmish at Blue Pond. Alabama
  • Skirmish at Little River. Alabama
  • Skirmish at Fayetteville. Arkansas
  • Skirmish at Van Buren. Arkansas
  • Skirmish at Waterloo. Louisiana
  • Skirmish at Dover. Missouri
  • Operations against Price (August 29-December 2). Missouri
  • Action at Hermatige Ford. Tennessee
  • Skirmish near Memphis. Tennessee
  • Operations in East Tennessee (Oct. 10-28). Tennessee
  • Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign (August 7-November 28) Virginia
  • Siege of Petersburg and Richmond (June 9, 1864-April 2, 1865). Virginia
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