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Dover in Stewart County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Confederate Troops and Casualties at Fort Donelson

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Confederate Troops and Casualties at Fort Donelson Tablet image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 4, 2010
1. Confederate Troops and Casualties at Fort Donelson Tablet
Inscription.
Buckner's Division strength 3425, killed 51*, wounded 314*, missing 41 - Aggregate 406*
Brown's Brigade strength 2825, killed 38, wounded 247, missing 41 - Aggregate 326
Hanson's Regiment strength 600, killed 13*, wounded 67* - Aggregate 80

Johnson's Division strength 4309*, killed 96*, wounded 311* - Aggregate 407*
Heiman's Brigade strength 1600, killed 10, wounded 30 - Aggregate 40
Drake's Brigade strength 1215*, killed 18*, wounded 63* - Aggregate 81*
Davidson's Brigade strength 1494, killed 68, wounded 218 - Aggregate 286

Pillow's Division strength 2633, killed 83, wounded 382, missing 120 - Aggregate 585
Baldwin's Brigade strength 1358, killed 42, wounded 216 - Aggregate 258
McCausland's Brigade strength 650, killed 24, wounded 86 - Aggregate 110
Wharton's Brigade strength 625, killed 17, wounded 80, missing 120 - Aggregate 217

Non-Divisional Units strength 2722*, killed 27*, wounded 67* - Aggregate 94*
Head's Brigade strength 1600*, killed 17*, wounded 47* - Aggregate 64*
Forrest's Cavalry strength 842*, killed 8*, wounded 16* - Aggregate 24*
Artillery Not Brigaded strength 280*, killed 2*, wounded 4* - Aggregate 6*

Total strength 13,089*, killed 257*, wounded 1069*, missing 161 - Aggregate 1,492*

* Estimated
 
Location.
Fort Donelson Casualty Tablets image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain
2. Fort Donelson Casualty Tablets
36° 28.952′ N, 87° 51.759′ W. Marker is in Dover, Tennessee, in Stewart County. Marker is on Fort Donelson Park Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located at the visitor center in the Fort Donelson National Battlefield. Marker is in this post office area: Dover TN 37058, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Federal Troops and Casualties at Fort Donelson (here, next to this marker); Fort Donelson (a few steps from this marker); 6-pounder Gun (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Porter's Battery (about 300 feet away); Fort Donelson Confederate Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Graves' Battery (approx. mile away); Buckner's Division (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Camp (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dover.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Fort Donelson. Official reports and other accounts of the battle. (Submitted on November 14, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Confederate Trenches near the Visitor Center image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, September 4, 2010
3. Confederate Trenches near the Visitor Center
The visitor center / museum is on the left.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 905 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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