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Battle of Belmont Timeline (November 7th, 1861)


The battle of Belmont was rather insignificant in the grand scope of the Civil War but gave Union General Grant much-needed field experience.

There are a total of (2) Battle of Belmont Timeline (November 7th, 1861) events in the CivilWarTimeline.net database. Entries are listed below by date-of-occurrence ascending (first-to-last). Other leading and trailing events are also included for perspective.

By-the-Numbers (Confederate Victory)
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Union Command: General Ulysses S. Grant
Union Army: Union Army
Union Strength: 3,114
Union Casualties: 607

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Confederate Command: General Leonidas Polk
Confederate Army: Confederate Army
Confederate Strength: 5,000
Confederate Casualties: 641
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