ENGAGEMENTS AND BATTLES

Battle Maps

 

ChustoTalasah, IndianTerritories   (1)                          Dec. 29, 1861 - Jan. 4, 1862

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Battle of Pea Ridge (Buckhorn Tavern)(2)                  Mar. 6-8, 1862

Bentonville (3), Leetown and Elkhorn Tavern (5), Ak

 

Operations against and siege of Corinth I, MS (6)     Apr. 29-30, 1862

 

Rear Guard to Booneville, MS (7)                                   May 30-Jun. 12, 1962

 

Battle of Iuka                                                                       Sep. 19, 1862

 

Battle of Corinth II,  MS (6)                                               Oct. 3-4, 1862

 

Battle at Hatchie Bridge,  TN                                           Oct.  5, 1862

 

Operations on Mississippi Central R.R. from

Coffeeville,  MS (9) to Bolivar, TN (8)

Grant's Central Mississippi Campaign

 

Skirmish on Yocknapatalfa near Mitchell's                 Dec.  1, 1862

Cross Roads, MS.

 

Action at Oakland, MS (10)                                               Dec.  3, 1862

Raid and Capture of Holly Springs, MS (11)               Dec. 20, 1862

 

Action at Davis' Mills, Wolf River, MS                            Dec. 21, 1862

 

Operations against Mississippi Central R.R.(9)         Jan. 10, 1863

Bolivar, TN (8)

 

Regiment Move to Tennessee

 

Engagement at Thompson's Station (12) and           Mar. 4, 1863

Spring   Hill, TN (13), Van Dorn Commands

Gen. Nathan Bedford's Brigade and Ross'

Texas Brigade.

 

Engagement against Union Naval force, Duck          Apr. 26, 1863

River   Island, TN (Maj. White killed)

 

Skirmish Franklin, TN (14) Detachment                        Apr. 27, 1863

Skirmish, Queen Hill, MS 

Operations Against Union Scout from Memphis,

TN (15) (eastern Tennessee) Included a detachment

Of the 6th Texas and 3rd MS Cavalries. Ross was

Commander.  Occurred about the time the brigade

went back to MS

Action   Bogue Chitto Creek,  MS (16)                          Oct. 17, 1863

 

Skirmishes near Natchez, MS (17)                                 Nov. 11, 1863

 

Operations about Natchez, MS (17)                               Dec. 1-10, 1863

 

Attack Union MS River forces                                         Jan. 16, 1864

 

Skirmish   Grand Gulf, MS (18)                                        Jan. 16, 1864

 

Skirmish   Grand Gulf, MS (18)                                         Jan. 17, 1864

 

Skirmish   Grand Gulf, MS (18)                                        Jan. 18, 1864

 

Operations against Gen. Sherman's                             Feb. 3-Mar 2, 1864

Expedition from Vicksburg, MS (19)

To Meridian, MS (20)

 

Action Liverpool Heights (21),                                        Feb. 3, 1864

Yazoo   Pass, MS (22)

 

Skirmish   Liverpool Heights, MS (21)                           Feb. 4, 1864

 

Skirmish near Yazoo City, MS (22)                                Feb. 28, 1864

 

Action   Yazoo City, MS (22)                                            Mar. 5, 1864

 

Operations in Morgan County, AL (23)                         Apr. 19, 1864

Detachment

 

ATLANTA CAMPAIGN                                                      May 1- Sep 8, 1864

 

Skirmish at Catoosa Springs, GA (24)                          May 3, 1864

Near Rome, GA

 

Combat  near Kingston, GA (25)                                    May 16-18, 1864

 

Operations on line of Pumpkin Vine Creek (26)         May 25- June 5, 1864

 

Battles about Dallas (27), New Hope Church (28)

and Allatoona Hills

 

Combats at and about Dallas, GA (27)(29)                   May 26- June 1, 1864

 

Operations about Marietta (30) and against                June 10- July 2, 1864

Kenesaw Mountain, GA (31)

 

Combat   Brush Mountain, GA (32)                                June 25, 1864

 

Operations on the Line of Nickajack Creek                July 2- 5, 1864

GA (33)

 

Combat Ruff's Station (34)(Neil-Downs Station)       July  4, 1864

Smyrna Camp Grounds, GA (35)

 

Skirmish   Nickajack Creek, GA (33)                              July 6- 8, 1864

 

Operations on the Line of Chattachoochee                July 5-10, 1864

River, GA (36)

 

Skirmish   Nickajack Creek, GA (33)                              July 9-10, 1864

 

Skirmish Buckhead, Nancy’s Creek, GA (37)             July 18, 1864

 

Action Covington, GA (38)                                               July 22, 1864

 

Siege of Atlanta (39)                                                          July 23-Aug. 25, 1864

 

Action Lovejoy Station, GA (40)                                     July 29, 1864

 

Action Smith's  Cross Roads, GA                                  July 29, 1864

 

Action   Clear Creek, GA (41)                                           July 30, 1864

 

Combat Macon, GA (42)                                                    July 30, 1864

 

Combat Lovejoy Station (40)                                          July 30, 1864

Macon & Western R. R.

 

Operations against Kilpatrick's Raid from                  Aug. 16- 24, 1864

Fairburn (43) and around Atlanta,  GA (39)

 

Combat   Camp Creek, GA (44)                                       Aug. 18, 1864

 

Combat at Jonesborough, GA (45)                                Aug. 18, 1864

 

Action at Red Oak, GA (46)                                              Aug. 19, 1864

 

Combat Flint River, GA (47)                                             Aug. 19, 1864

 

Action Fairburn, GA (43)                                                   Aug. 27- 28, 1864

 

Hood's Operations in northern Georgia,                     Sep. 29- 30, 1864

northern Alabama

 

Skirmish   Camp Creek, GA (44)                                     Sep. 30, 1864

 

Skirmishes near Van Wert, GA (48)                               Oct. 9- 10, 1864

 

Hood’s Tennessee Campaign

The lose at Franklin and Nashville, TN

 

Action Lawrenceburg, TN (49)                                       Nov. 22, 1864

 

Action Campbellsville, TN (50)                                       Nov. 24, 1864

 

Action Lynnville, TN (51)                                                  Nov. 24, 1864

 

Skirmishes in front of Columbia, TN (52)                     Nov. 24- 27, 1864

 

Skirmishes at the Crossing of Duck River, TN          Nov. 28, 1864

 

Action Columbia Ford, TN (52)                                       Nov. 29, 1864

 

Skirmish at Thompson's Station, TN (12)                   Nov. 29, 1864

 

Action at Owen’s Cross Roads, TN                              Dec.  1, 1864

 

Demonstrations at Murfreesborough,  TN (53)          Dec. 5-7, 1864

 

Action at Richland Creek, TN (51)                                 Dec. 24, 1864

 

Action at Lynnsville,  TN (51)                                          Dec 24, 1864

 

Skirmish at Campbellsville, TN (50)                              Dec. 24, 1864

 

Action at King's Gap (Anthony's Gap,                          Dec. 25, 1864

Devil's Gap) near Pulaski, TN (55)                                

 

The final days of the War

 

Skirmish Corinth, MS (6)                                                  Jan. 18, 1865

 

Skirmish Friar's Point, MS                                               Feb. 10, 1865

Detachment

 

The Sixth Texas Cavalry Regiment, CSA, was included among the forces in the Department of Alabama, Mississippi and East Louisiana surrendered at Citronelle, Alabama, on May 4th, 1865. Records indicate that the Sixth Texas Cavalry Regiment was paroled at Jackson, MS in mid-May 1865.

 

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