Battle of Pea Ridge (Elkhorn Tavern) Timeline (March 6th - 8th, 1862)
The Battle of Pea Ridge - also known as the Battle of Elkhorn Tavern - was fought in Arkansas and became a Union victory for Generals Curtis and Sigel.
There are a total of (2)Battle of Pea Ridge (Elkhorn Tavern) Timeline (March 6th - 8th, 1862) 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.
The Battle of Pea Ridge begins. It involves Confederate-aligned Cherokee units. 10,500 Union elements face off against 16,500 confederates in northwestern Arkansas. Among those in the Union ranks is "Wild Bill" Hickok.
March 8, 1862
The Battle of Pea Ridge ends as a Union victory. 1,384 Union personnel are killed against 2,000 Confederate losses.